Articles | Volume 21, issue 4
Review article
26 Apr 2021
Review article |  | 26 Apr 2021

Review article: Observations for high-impact weather and their use in verification

Chiara Marsigli, Elizabeth Ebert, Raghavendra Ashrit, Barbara Casati, Jing Chen, Caio A. S. Coelho, Manfred Dorninger, Eric Gilleland, Thomas Haiden, Stephanie Landman, and Marion Mittermaier


Interactive discussion

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ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (14 Feb 2021) by Maria-Carmen Llasat
AR by Chiara Marsigli on behalf of the Authors (19 Feb 2021)  Author's response    Author's tracked changes    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (06 Mar 2021) by Maria-Carmen Llasat
AR by Chiara Marsigli on behalf of the Authors (16 Mar 2021)  Author's response    Manuscript
Short summary
This paper reviews new observations for the verification of high-impact weather and provides advice for their usage in objective verification. New observations include remote sensing datasets, products developed for nowcasting, datasets derived from telecommunication systems, data collected from citizens, reports of impacts and reports from insurance companies. This work has been performed in the framework of the Joint Working Group on Forecast Verification Research (JWGFVR) of the WMO.
Final-revised paper