European Ice services - EIS

European Ice Services is working group under NOSC.
The purpose of European Ice Services (EIS):

  • Production of daily analysis of sea ice parameters at various spatial and time scales in order to improve operational ice monitoring and forecasting;
  • Introducing new services complementing traditional ice services both at a global and regional scale tailored to meet user requirements in their operations at sea and on land,
  • Implementing a reliable validation systems as an essential part of production to increase users trust in the products; and
  • Implementing user-friendly information and decision support systems.

Board members:

  • Chairman Antti Kangas FMI
  • Emma Grönkvist SMHI
  • Søren Olufsen DMI
  • Nick Hughes METNO