Dr Antje Weisheimer

Senior Research Fellow


Antje Weisheimer is Senior Research Fellow of the National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS) and a co-leader of the Predictability of Weather and Climate group. Her main research interests are model-based weather and climate forecasts and the uncertainties associated with them. 

Areas of interest:

  • Predictability and reliability of weather and climate on time scales of days, weeks, months, seasons and years
  • Assessing model uncertainty in weather and climate forecasts
  • Seamless prediction of weather and climate
  • Multi-decadal variability in the climate system and its predictability

She holds a joint position as a senior scientist in the Research Department of the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) in Reading where she works on seasonal forecasts. 

In 2021, she was awarded the Buchan Prize of the Royal Meteorological Society 'for papers containing the most important original contributions to meteorology'.

She serves as an Associate Editor of the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society.