MetDesk Summer Webinar Series

MetDesk are excited to be hosting a series of free webinar events this summer. These webinars will cover a wide range of meteorology-related topics and the impacts on energy forecasting and trading. These webinars will be most useful for energy traders and analysts who would like to increase their understanding of meteorology, but also for meteorologists who want to brush up on their theory.

Places are limited so register your place for each event now.

 


Atlantic Hurricanes and their Effect on Creating Model Uncertainty in Late Summer & Autumn across Europe

Tuesday 18th August 2020 14:00 BST/ 15:00 CEST/ 16:00 EEST

Agenda:

  • What are hurricanes and how do they form?
  • Why are models poor at predicting strength and direction of tropical cyclones, even at short lead times?
  • What causes tropical cyclones to re-curve into western Europe?

Length: 30 minutes
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Fog Formation in Autumn across Europe and its Impact on Energy Forecasts

Tuesday 8th September 2020 14:00 BST/ 15:00 CEST/ 16:00 EEST

Agenda:

  • How does fog form?
  • What weather conditions are conducive to the formation of fog and why is it a common occurrence in Autumn?
  • How do the weather models handle the prediction of fog?
  • What impact does fog have on solar power and demand forecasts?

Length: 30 minutes
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