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Met Office's European Synoptic stations data (1990 - 1996)

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Publication State: published


The Met Office European synoptic stations reported hourly surface data from 141 European stations for the period 1990-1996. Parameters for this dataset include: present and past weather, cloud amount, type and base height, wind direction and speed, visibility, temperature measurements, water vapour pressure, relative humidity, mean sea level pressure, rainfall and gust speed and direction.
Note - this has been superseded by the MIDAS Land Surface Station Dataset.
Additional background information can be found at the Monthly Weather Report: Vol. 108, 1991, ref. UDC 551 506 1(41-1) , produced by the Met Office.

Citable as:Met Office (2006): Met Office's European Synoptic stations data (1990 - 1996). NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation.
Abbreviation: Met, Office, -, European, synoptic
Keywords: Met Office, meteorology, Europe, SYNOP


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2008-07-10 PLEASE NOTE: This dataset has been superseded by the Met Office MIDAS dataset at the BADC. Show Less

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