Retreating sea ice resulting from global warming will lead to a strong increase in Arctic precipitation. Climate models project that this increase will be as much as 60 percent.
The Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences will present the 2014 Buys Ballot Medal to British meteorologist Sir Brian Hoskins on 23 June 2014.
2012 had some special evens in store for KNMI. A new supercomputer, a cold wave, an earthquake with a magnitude of 3.6 in Huizinge, opening of the KNMI Data Centre, the forty year anniversary of the KNMI mast at Cabauw. The KNMI annual report 2012 shows a series of events and operations performed by ...