Training On NWP Data Processing, Preparation and Visualization
On 26th & 27th January Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System(RIMES) in collaboration with Bangladesh Meteorological Department(BMD) held a training program on “NWP data processing, preparation and visualization” with financial support from United Nations Development Program (UNDP) under Bangladesh National Center for Climate Application. Training was held primarily on Numerical Weather Prediction model - NWP’s data processing using Python programming language. The program was targeted at operational forecasting professionals of BMD to understand how Python can be used as a rapid and efficient data processing and visualization tool. This training covered advanced array processing in Python programming to visualization and processing of NWP data and the trainer from RIMES delivered the lectures incredibly to the professionals of BMD . Mr. Shamsuddin Ahmed, Director of BMD, was present in the certificate giving ceremony. Director emphasized the importance of such training programs. He said, “Training programs of such nature helps building capacity of professionals at BMD. Such programs are necessary for professionals for keeping up to date with new technology in numerical computing”.