The meteorologist from 2019 expects to predict the weather ten days in advance

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotobanka in Moscow. Archival photoThe meteorologist from 2019 expects to predict the weather ten days in advance© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

The new supercomputer will increase the duration of weather forecasts, in 2019, will run a probabilistic forecast for a period of ten days, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, the acting Director of the hydrometeorological center of Russia Dmitry Kiktev.

«The term of the forecast temperature will increase from the current five days, there is hope to get an additional one and a half days of useful forecast. For precipitation will be able to give a confident forecast for three days. We hope that our consumers will feel it,» — said Kiktev.

In addition, in 2019 the weather Agency plans to test new technologies and probabilistic weather forecast. This will expand on the website of the hydrometeorological center forecast period to ten days in a probabilistic way, said the Agency interlocutor.

«While our old technology just migrated to a new computer. Now begins the actual development of new technologies. We will improve the granularity of forecasts. Realizing the potential of the new supercomputer will take at least a couple of years. But the effect we will feel already in 2019-2020,» — said Kiktev.

In addition, recently there was a mobile app meteorologist for Android MeteoInfoWidget, said the weatherman.