Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)

Name Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI)
URL https://space.fmi.fi/main/space-weather/ https://www.ilmatieteenlaitos.fi/
Established 1838
ISES Member 2020
Organization Ministry of Transport and Communications -> Finnish Meteorological Institute -> Space and Earth Observation Centre -> Space Research and Observation Technologies
Staff 20 working with space weather
Person in charge Ari-Matti Harri, Head of Space Research and Observation Technologies
Location Helsinki, Finland
Address Erik Palménin aukio 1, 00560 Helsinki, Finland
Contact Tiera.Laitinen@fmi.fi, Petri.Koskimaa@fmi.fi, Kirsti.Kauristie@fmi.fi
Additional Info RWC Finland at FMI operates a 24/7 space weather centre providing alerts and advice to national authorities, auroral forecasts to general public, and advisories to aviation as part of the PECASUS consortium.

FMI operates magnetometers, auroral cameras and ionospheric measurements in collaboration with the Sodankylä Geophysical Observatory. Derived near-real-time products include geomagnetically induced currents, auroral probabilityand ionospheric tomography.