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2 m temperature and 30 m wind

Base Time: Fri 07 Oct 2022 12 UTC T+15 Valid time: Sat 08 Oct 2022 03 UTC (T+15)

Air temperatures at 2 m above the earth's surface approximate most closely to the conditions a person would most likely experience. 2 m air temperatures are a post-processed product that is derived by non-linear interpolation between model air temperatures at the lowest model level (at about 10 m above the surface) and temperatures forecast at the model earth's surface.

Further information on the diagnosis of temperature and surface wind is available in the Forecast User Guide.

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Progress in sub-seasonal forecasting of weather extremes

As their work under the EU-funded CAFE project draws to a close, ECMWF scientists Emmanuel Rouges and Nikolaos Mastrantonas highlight the progress they’ve achieved in forecasting extreme conditions over Europe at the challenging sub-seasonal timescale.

4 October 2022
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June 2022 saw two serious #heatwaves in Europe, during which some all-time temperature records were broken. Find out how ECMWF predicted the heatwaves: European heatwaves in June 2022

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