Service demonstration : short term UHI forecasts for Antwerp

The UrbClim forecast maps for Antwerp are shown below. Click on the forecast basetime in the date picker and the forecast horizon for the enlargement below. 

The maps show the average nighttime UHI intensity in °C for day0, day1 and day2 starting from the forecast base time. The forecast is run each night and the visualisations are produced around 04:00 AM in the morning.The black lines show the main road network in and around the city. The rural reference temperature is determined by a land cover mask, i.e. the rural reference temperature is taken as the median air temperature of those gridcells with no urbanized surface cover. 

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