Improved SMOS soil moisture products released to users
09 August 2018
ESA has just released improved SMOS Level 2 near-real time soil moisture neural network products to users.
The near-real time soil moisture product version v200 is now based on a neural network schema trained using the level 2 soil moisture data set generated by the operational Level 2 soil moisture processor v650.
Further information about the near real time soil moisture v200 product is provided in the read-me-first note. Data users should carefully consult the read-me-first note to ensure optimum exploitation of the soil moisture near real time v200 dataset.
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30 July 2018
Copernicus Sentinel-1 data are highlighting the collapse of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy dam in the southeastern province of Attapeu in Laos.
The collapse has led to flash floods that have claimed several lives and left many more people missing, according to local news reports.