CWG meeting online 6-8 April 2021

Convection Working Group meeting was held online 6-8 April, 2021, organized by OMSZ and EUMETSAT. The final minutes of the meeting are now available below.

The themes for the meeting included:
– 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.


CWG 2021 Final MInutes

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)