Abbreviation Full Form
CCRS Centre for Climate Research Singapore
CMA China Meteorological Administration
Com-SWIRLS Community Version of SWIRLS
CUHK The Chinese University of Hong Kong
EUMETSAT European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites
FMI Finnish Meteorological Institute
HKO Hong Kong Observatory
JMA Japan Meteorological Agency
KMA Korea Meteorological Administration
MeteoSwiss Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss
MMD Malaysian Meteorological Department
MSS Meteorological Service Singapore
NWC SAF Nowcasting Satellite Application Facility
NWP Numerical Weather Prediction
PAGASA Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration
QPE Quantitative Precipitation Estimate
QPF Quantitative Precipitation Forecast
RSMC Regional Specialized Meteorological Centre
SWIRLS Short-range Warning of Intense Rainstorms in Localized Systems
TMD Thai Meteorological Department
TUM The Technical University of Munich
UCambridge University of Cambridge
WMO World Meteorological Organization
ZHMB Zhuhai Meteorological Bureau