In the 11th PolarPredictNews newsletter issue, our top item introduces the final phase of the Polar Prediction Project: The Consolidation Phase comes with a revised YOPP Implementation Plan and three webinars on 24 and 25 June where everyone is invited to join and discuss with the chair of the PPP Steering Group Thomas Jung (Alfred Wegener Institute), and the PPP Steering Group members Irina Sandu (ECMWF) and Greg Smith (ECCC) about YOPP research findings, community efforts and those activities that lie ahead.
Find out in the new issue what is behind the YOPPSiteMIP recipes for model and observation efforts.
Learn about a tiny island in the Southern Ocean that contributed extra radiosoundings to the recent YOPP Special Observing Period in the Southern Hemisphere.
In an interview with the Executive Secretary of the Arctic Council’s Working Group PAME, Soffia Gu∂mundsdóttir provides insights on what is the Arctic Shipping Data Base.
Also, don’t miss François Massonnet summarizing findings of the YOPP-endorsed SIPN South project.