New International Cloud Atlas – beauty of the sky (3 min reading)

“Behind every cloud is another cloud” πŸ™‚ Dear readers, For those of you who are interested in weather and meteorology, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has releasedΒ its new, long-awaited, digitized International Cloud Atlas – the global reference for observing and identifying clouds, which are an essential part of weather, the climate system and the water…

World Meteorological Day – 23rd of March – “Understanding clouds”

Dear readers, Today we celebrate World Meteorological Day. πŸ˜€ This year the theme is Understanding Clouds, in order to highlight the enormous importance of clouds for weather climate and water. Clouds are central to weather observations and forecasts. Clouds are one of the key uncertainties in the study of climate change:Β  we need to better…