Using GPUs to Predict National Weather Forecasts

Originally published at: Using GPUs to Predict National Weather Forecasts | NVIDIA Technical Blog

Thanks to GPUs, the Swiss have made significant advancements in their ability to predict storms and other weather hazards with higher levels of accuracy. The Swiss Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology, MeteoSwiss, is the first major national weather service to deploy a GPU-accelerated supercomputer to improve its daily weather forecasts. The new system, powered…