Whitepaper #036 in the Decadal Survey for Solar and Space Physics (Heliophysics) 2024-2033. Main topics: space weather applications. Additional topics: space weather research/operations/research loop; space-based missions/projects; space weather [...]
Discussion of objectives to produce accurate and actionable forecasts that provide value to end users. Here, we advocate for four focus areas: 1) shift to probabilistic forecasting, 2) Continued development of applied tools to link space environment drivers with satellite impact 3) Providing historical and contextual information, 4) Providing measurements and tools for non-GEO orbits.