Yoska Hernandez has a Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology, a postgraduate diploma in Operational Meteorology and Climatology as well as Master’s studies in Meteorology and Applied Climatology. She worked for more than 5 years in the Directorate General of Civil Aeronautics of Chile (DGCAC) in areas such as numerical weather prediction, agrometeorology and aviation meteorology.
In 2018, Yoska spent a year working as an Aviation Weather Forecaster at King George Island (62°02′S 58°21′W), Antarctica, as part of the Chilean Antarctic Program led by the DGCAC. Important duties she carried out there were supporting aviation operations, outdoor work planning and decision-making for both, civilian and military customers.
Since joining Weather Intelligence in early 2020, Yoska has been working on improving parameters of the real-time weather alert system, issuance of seasonal rainfall forecasts and data analytics. Next, she will be developing new products in the growing weather services industry.