Is there anything that affects our daily lives more than the weather? At any time, and less or more subtly, what we do and what happens around us depends on the weather. However it is one of the factors that is most difficult to predict; How many things would change if we knew exactly how the weather will be tomorrow? ... And in a week? and next summer? What weather forecast is safer to trust? In ClimaLab we evaluate what forecasters say and try to improve their predictions using Artificial Intelligence.
New York is the most populous city in the United States. However has a relatively harsh climate with cold winters and hot, humid summers. In recent years, records show an increase in extreme events such as heat waves, polar waves, above average rainfall and hurricanes. Can we predict these extreme events?