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Rare Kelvin Helmholtz clouds spotted

Since I started studying meteorology just over a decade ago, I’ve been watching the skies in search of the special Kelvin-Helmholtz waves or Fluctus clouds, my favourite cloud type. Fluctus is the Latin word for billow or wave and reflects the shape of these clouds. [more]

The ems-message – behind the scenes

It has been just over a year since the EMS Editorial Board morphed into the Liaison Committee and took on the challenge of improving communication with our Members and Associate Members.  [more]

Challenges in meteorology – MI6

The sixth “Challenges in Meteorology” conference was held in Zagreb on November 15th and 16th 2018. The conference was organised by the Croatian Meteorological Society, the Croatian Meteorological and Hydrological Service, Croatia Control and the Department of Geophysics, Faculty of Sciences, University in Zagreb.[more]

Visiting MI6: report by a conference attendee

What to expect from a meteorological conference in one of the smallest countries in the southeastern part of Europe? That’s a question I asked myself when I was invited to the 6th edition of  “Challenges in Meteorology” (in Croatian: Meteorološki izazovi 6, or MI6). How would it compare to its big brothers such as “DACH” run by German speaking countries or the UK’s RMetS equivalent?[more]

IFMS General Meeting in Budapest

The International Forum of Meteorological Societies (IFMS) held its fifth Global Meeting in Budapest Hungary on September 5-6, 2018 and was hosted by the Hungarian Meteorological Society (MMT) at the headquarters of the Hungarian Meteorological Service (OMSZ). The meeting was attended by representatives from National Meteorological Societies from all six WMO Regions. [more]

EMS2019 in Copenhagen: Call for session proposals

The 2019 Annual Meeting of the European Meteorological Society – European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology – will take place from 9 to 13 September 2019 at the Technical University of Denmark in Lyngby,[more]

November Tweets of the Month

Science Week took place in Ireland from 11th to 18th November 2018. To mark it, Met Éireann, the national meteorological service, recorded a series of short video clips with twelve members of their scientific staff[more]

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