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WMO Public Weather Services Programme (PWSP)


Coming Events: PWS Planned workshops and meetings

CAP Workshops: Rome 22-24 September 2015

PWS Competencies: Competency Framework for PWS Forecasters and Advisors

Publication:Valuing Weather and Climate: Economic Assessment of
Meteorological and
Hydrological Services

Publication:  WMO Guidelines on Multi-hazard Impact-based Forecast and Warning Services

Video: ESCAP/WMO: TC Hazard Video "Typhoon warnings" Media Training

Videos: Tips on media training


The purpose of the WMO PWS Programme (PWSP) is to strengthen the capacities and skills of WMO Members to meet the needs of the users they serve through delivery of comprehensive weather services, with a particular emphasis on public safety and welfare, and to foster a better understanding by the public of the capabilities of their respective National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs), and how best to use the services that NMHSs deliver


The Structure of the PWSP

Events and Reports

Weather forecasts and warnings

PWSP Projects

Socio-Economic Benefits

PWS Publications

PWS Surveys






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