The first edition of this guide was published in 1950 […]
The current Guide consists of 38 chapters distributed over the following four parts: Measurement of Meteorological Variables, Observing Systems, Space-based Observations, and Quality Assurance and Management of Observing Systems.
Notes: Although content is the same, page numbering in the individual chapters might not be identical to the numbering in the entire publication. Translations in preparation for this new update.
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Collection(s) and Series: WMO- No. 8
Language(s): English; Other Languages: French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic
Format: Digital (Free)
Tags: Observations ; Meteorological instrument ; Hydrometeorological instrument ; Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) ; Global Space-based Inter-Calibration System (GSICS) ; WMO Integrated Global Observing System (WIGOS) ; Methodology ; Guide ; Meteorology ; Instruments and Methods of Observation Programme (IMOP) ; Commission for Instruments and Methods of Observation (CIMO) ; Technical Publications ; OBS - Personnel performing meteorological observations ; OBS - Personnel performing instrument calibrations ; OBS - Personnel managing observing programmes and networks ; OBS - Personnel installing and maintaining instrumentation ; CIMO Guide