The High-Impact Weather Project (HIWeather)

Organization: WMO

Lead Researchers: David Johnston, Brian Golding

Year: 2014-2024

The High Impact Weather project (HIWeather) is a ten-year activity within the WMO’s World Weather Research Programme. It serves to promote cooperative international research to achieve a dramatic increase in resilience to high impact weather, worldwide, through improving forecasts for timescales of minutes to two weeks and enhancing their communication and utility in social, economic and environmental applications.”