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Met Office Lerwick Meteorological Observatory, UK

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The Met Office Lerwick meteorological observatory (WMO id 03005) is located 82m above mean sea level in the Shetlands, North UK. Since 1922 meteorological observations have been recorded on a 24hr basis, linking the station to the synoptic network of the Met Office Meteorological Service. The site is located at OS grid reference HU 453396. More information can be found in the linked documents.

Site WIGOS id: 0-20000-0-03005. See online documentation for link to station details in the Observing Systems Capability Analysis and Review (OSCAR) Tool.

Abbreviation: lerwick, 03005, 0-20000-0-03005
Keywords: Met Office, surface meteorology, upper air, radiosonde, ceilometer

keywords:      Met Office, surface meteorology, upper air, radiosonde, ceilometer
platformType:      land_station
location:      GeographicBoundingBox: Lerwick
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