This section focuses on real-time observations of rainfall and water level or discharge. Below follow examples of real-time observations from services operating at different scales.

Pan-European

NameAccessDescriptionWeb site Product example
PogdynkaOpenReal-time (15-min) images of radar precipitation over EuropeLink Link 
Odyssey RestrictedThe EUMETNET OPERA Data Centre, with composite products from raw single site radar data using common pre-processing and compositing algorithmsLink 

National

CountryAccessDescriptionWeb site Product example
SwedenOpenBALTRAD: real-time (5-min) precipitation from weather radar in a 2×2 km grid over Sweden.Link Link 
SwedenRestrictedHYFO: real-time (or near real-time) high-resolution discharge and water level observations from stations in Sweden Link Link 
FinlandOpenReal-time (5-min) precipitation from weather radar over Finland from the Finnish Meteorological InstituteLink Link 
DenmarkOpenReal-time (10-min) precipitation from weather radar over Denmark from the Danish Meteorological InstituteLink Link 
The NetherlandsOpenReal-time (5-min) precipitation from weather radar over The Netherlands from the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI)Link Link 

Local

CountryAccessDescriptionWeb site Product example
SwedenOpenFloodwatch: real-time water level observations in river Helge Å through Kristianstad Town in southern Sweden Link Link 
The NetherlandsOpenReal-time meteorological observations in Rotterdam CityLink Link