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Météo-France at a glance

Natural disaster management: over 2,000 expert appraisals in 2016

In all, over the year, expert appraisals for more than 2,000 municipalities in mainland and Overseas France were ca...

Adaptation to climate change policies

Supporting the Armed Forces

Pursuant to the provisions of its founding decree, supplemented by the Interministerial Ruling of 8 September 1998 ...

Support for the sports sector : building bridges internationally

Météo-France a conforté en 2016 sa position de prestataire de référence sur le marché des assistances sportiv...

Scientific and technological innovation at the heart of what we do

Quantifying uncertainty over forecasting: a challenge for the future

Avalanches: exploiting satellite data

Paramount to snowpack stability studies is the ability to locate and estimate the size of avalanche debris, for thi...

The AROME forecasting model deployed Overseas

In February 2016, five new NWP model configurations were deployed to cater for Overseas needs. Based on the AROME m...

A new version of the ARPEGE-Climate model for the next cycle of the IPCC

The atmospheric general circulation model, ARPEGE-Climate, is a linchpin of the climate model of Météo-France’s...

Drones for carrying out meteorological observations

Météo-France’s National Centre for Meteorological Research is fronting a new project to study the atmosphere at...

Climate : tapping into data from the past to anticipate changes in the future

Assessment

Climatic assessment 2016