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Weather Type Classification at MeteoSwiss - Introduction of new automatic classification schemes


This report gives an overview of the new automatic weather type classifications (WTCs) introduced at MeteoSwiss. Altogether, 10 different classifications based on two different methods are calculated on a daily basis replacing the former manual classifications. These automatic classifications have been recalculated back to 01/09/1957 providing a long homogeneous time series for climatologic analyses.


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