Articles | Volume 17
Adv. Sci. Res., 17, 29–38, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-17-29-2020
Adv. Sci. Res., 17, 29–38, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-17-29-2020

  31 May 2020

31 May 2020

“What the weather will do” – results of a survey on impact-oriented and impact-based warnings in European NMHSs

Rainer Kaltenberger et al.

Related authors

Crowdsourcing of weather observations at national meteorological and hydrological services in Europe
Thomas Krennert, Georg Pistotnik, Rainer Kaltenberger, and Christian Csekits
Adv. Sci. Res., 15, 71–76, https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-15-71-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-15-71-2018, 2018
Trusted Spotter Network Austria – a new standard to utilize crowdsourced weather and impact observations
Thomas Krennert, Rainer Kaltenberger, Georg Pistotnik, Alois M. Holzer, Franz Zeiler, and Mathias Stampfl
Adv. Sci. Res., 15, 77–80, https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-15-77-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/asr-15-77-2018, 2018

Cited articles

Christian, E. J.: Report of the 2019 CAP Implementation Workshop, available at: https://www.preparecenter.org/sites/default/files/cap-workshop-2019-report_1.pdf (last access: 24 April 2020), 2019. 
Christian, E. J.: Filtered Alert Hub initiative, available at: https://github.com/filtered-alert-hub/filtered-alert-hub/wiki/the-team, last access: 24 April 2020. 
Dotzek, N., Groenemeijer, P., Feuerstein, B., and Holzer, A. M.: Overview of ESSL's severe convective storms research using the European Severe Weather Database ESWD, Atmos. Res., 93, 575–586, 2009. 
Dupuy, C., Wai, H. G., Davidson, J., Staudinger, M., and Ismail, G.: Guidelines on International and Cross-border Collaboration in the Warning Process, PWS-22 WMO/TD No. 1560, available at: https://library.wmo.int/doc_num.php?explnum_id=9459 (last access: 24 April 2020), 2011. 
ESSL: EWOB – European Weather Observer, available at: https://www.essl.org/cms/european-severe-weather-database/ewob (last access: 24 April 2020), 2020a. 
Download
Short summary
European NMHSs are progressing towards impact-oriented and impact-based warnings. This publication gives an overview of warning implementation as surveyed at 32 of the 37 NMHSs participating in the EUMETNET Meteoalarm project. Topics adressed include warning format, legislation and production process of warnings, dissemination and verification of warnings, impact databases, warning strategy and cooperation and cross-border collaboration. Obstacles are identified and trends are discussed.