CWG meeting online 6-8 April 2021

Next Convection Working Group meeting will be held online 6-8 April, 2021, organized by OMSZ and EUMETSAT. The meeting registration is closed. The programme is now available, see the tentative agenda below.

The provisional themes for the meeting include:
– New imager channels and products;
– Data visualisation for the new generation satellites;
– Satellite vertical profiles;
– Lightning observations from space;
– Research – Operations conversations;
– Multi-sensor and integrated approaches.

For more information about the meeting and registrations, please contact co-chairs or EUMETSAT Training.


Convection Working Group Online sessions April 2020

Convection Working Group will host two online sessions on 21 April 2020.

Tentative Schedule for Live Presentations

Session 1 : Tuesday 21 April 08:00-09:00 UTC

Session 2: Tuesday 21 April 14:00-15:00 UTC

CWG Workshop (Florence, 4 – 8 April 2016)

A Convection Working Group Workshop was held in Florence, Italy, 4-8 April, 2016. The workshop dealt with pre-convective environment, early detection and mature phase of convection, Rapid Scanning Service, Multi-sensor approach, Nowcasting SAF and New generations of meteorological satellites.

Information about the Workshop is available here:

Minutes (final as of 22 June 2016)

Presentations (PDF versions)

CWG Workshop Draft Agenda (update 29 March 2016)