code – Short guide how to download ECMWF ERA INTERIM data

Downloading ERA INTERIM Data

Blog The European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) provides some nice data sets to the public. One data set is the ERA INTERIM reanalysis data set. In combination with the ECMWF python API it is quite easy to download these data. This post gives a short introduction and an example script how specify a specific subset and download the data. Read More ›

software – Handy GFS reforecast V2 downloader (Python)

Convenient GFS Reforecast V2 Downloader

Blog I as a meteorologist am often confronted with grib files, a binary file format for gridded data (e.g., weather forecasts). I've put my R package **getgrib** online if someone needs easy access to grib1/grib2 data. The package is far away from beeing finished, however, try it out :). Read More ›

news – HCLwizard.org: New shiny application to check your images for color issues!

New Feature on HCLwizard.org!

Blog A new feature was just released on HCLwizard.org. The HCLconverter allows to upload an existing png/jpg/jpeg image and check for possible color-blindness issues. The uploaded image will be converted to different color-blind vision. Have a look before you publish! Read More ›

code – Efficiently reading grib1/grib2 data from R

R getgrib Package Online

Blog I as a meteorologist am often confronted with grib files, a binary file format for gridded data (e.g., weather forecasts). I've put my R package *getgrib* online if someone needs easy access to grib1/grib2 data. The package is far away from beeing finished, however, try it out :). Read More ›

code – Some repositories moved to github for convenience

Repositories Migrated

Blog For convenience I've moved some of my repositories to github. The repository URLs can be found on this website whenever there is one! Read More ›