i.SARRC STORM Program, Funded by SAARC
Installation of 10 AWS for monitoring and studying life cycle of severe thunder storms in SAARC region. Installation will be done first in Bhutan, equipments have already reached Thimphu and planned to be installed tentatively by Oct 2013.
ii.National Adaptation Program of Action (NAPA), Funded GEF/UNDP
Enhance national capacity for managing climate risk to improve the delivery of weather, climate and hydrological services in Bhutan. Installation of 70 AWS stations, tentatively to start in 2014.