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HydroNET live online event

Save the date: HydroNET live goes digital

Our sister company Hydrologic is organizing the HydroNET live event on the 7th of April 2022. This year it will be an online international edition for all interested parties in the water sector worldwide. HydroNET live will be a day full of inspiring stories, networking and sharing experiences. Read more ›

NWP winning proposal

With our winning proposal at NWP (Netherlands Water Partnership) for the Water for Food Programme we have the opportunity to make a difference for farmers in Bangladesh in providing agro-meteorological forecasts and advisories. Great to work on this project together with New Amsterdam Consult! Read more ›

We are hiring

We are looking for a consultant Meteorology & Climate change to strengthen our team. Are you able to manage and perform innovative projects in the field of operational weather services and climate change? Do you have a MSc degree in meteorology or climate science and excellent communication skills in Dutch and English? Check out all requirements in the vacancy below and we are looking forward to your application!

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Trainee Ilse Nijensteen started at Weather Impact

Ilse Nijensteen is a second year master student in Geoscience & Remote Sensing at Delft University of Technology. This master is about modelling, data analysis and data processing in the context of geosciences. She already completed bachelors in Applied Mathematics and Physics. As a part of her master, she is now a trainee at Weather Impact, contributing to the development of the ‘Waarschuwing voor WaterOverlast’ (W2O) project. This innovative service will use a combination of satellite data, weather predictions, hydrological models and algorithms to make better flooding predictions.

Gap4All project finished, weather service continues on a commercial basis!

Weather Impact and AUXFIN are happy to announce a continued partnership for the delivering of weather information for African smallholder farmers on a commercial basis.

Over 400.000 Burundian farmer households, an estimated 2.3 million people, are empowered with weather and crop information through the AgriCoach application. These farmers have a license that provides access to the entire UMVA system including the AgriCoach. Read more ›

Grape Compass field visit

Last week our team visited Raimat, a leading estate in Costers del Segre pioneering sustainable viticulture and one of the Spanish wineries currently using Grape Compass. This smartphone app provides forecasts on fungal disease pressure which helps the grape growers to reduce the use of fungicides. Read more ›

Welcome Edith

We would like to welcome our new colleague Edith to our team!

Edith has studied Hydrology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, for which she received a Rotary Grant Scholarship. She also has a background in Physics from Gettysburg College, United States. At Weather Impact, Edith is responsible for project acquisition regarding weather services. Read more ›

Workshops weather and climate

We are offering several courses related to weather, forecasting and climate, they are now scheduled for the coming months and open for registration.

Whether you’re looking for basic weather knowledge, or as a water manager you want to be able to anticipate on extreme weather events that occur? We offer several interesting courses that will give you a wealth of information. Read more ›

Zware buien vierdaagse 2-5 juni 2021

Afgelopen week (2 t/m 5 juni) was er voor het eerst dit zomerseizoen een echte zware buien situatie in Nederland. Gedurende de week werd het steeds warmer, tot en met 29 °C op donderdag 3 juni, en daarbij werd de lucht ook steeds vochtiger, twee ingrediënten die cruciaal zijn voor het ontstaan van zware buien die lokaal extreme hoeveelheden neerslag kunnen produceren. Kortom, een ideaal testmoment voor ons Waarschuwingssysteem voor Extreme Neerslag dat deze zomer in pilotfase wordt getest door 17 overheidsorganisaties (waterschappen, gemeentes, veiligheidsregio’s en RWS). 

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