Artificial Intelligence Research on Visibility Forecast

  • Chao Xie
  • Xuekuan MaEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 550)


The meteorological data in 2000 to 2017 from the China observation meteorological stations were collected for research. The multiple time scales variation characteristics and relations between visibility and meteorological elements were studied to summarize the weather conditions of low visibility weathers. The selecting factors which related to visibility and its change were input into an artificial neural network model for training. The long-term and meticulous visibility forecast of observation stations in China were calculated through the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) data. The error and TS score detection showed that the model had better reference than the China Meteorological Administration Unified Atmospheric Chemistry Environment model (CUACE) in the first half year of 2018.


Low visibility Neural network Model release 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Meteorological CenterBeijingChina

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