Technical Regulations: Basic Documents No. 2. Volume I – General Meteorological Standards and Recommended Practices. 2019 edition.
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1.The Technical Regulations (WMO‑No. 49) of the World Meteorological Organization are presented in three volumes:Volume I – General meteorological standards and recommended practices Volume II – Meteorological service for international air navigation Volume III – Hydrology. Purpose of the Technical Regulations 2. The Technical Regulations are determined by the World Meteorological Congress in accordance with Article 8 (d) of the Convention. 3. These Regulations are designed: (a) To facilitate cooperation in meteorology and hydrology among Members; (b) To meet, in the most effective manner, specific needs in the various fields of application of meteorology and operational hydrology in the international sphere; (c) To ensure adequate uniformity and standardization in the practices and procedures employed in achieving (a) and (b) above. Types of Regulations 4. The Technical Regulations comprise standard practices and procedures, recommended practices and procedures, and references.....
PublisherWorld Meteorological Organization
Series;NrWMO-No. 49, V.1;
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)14.a
Essential Ocean Variables (EOV)N/A
CitationWorld Meteorological Organization (2019) Technical Regulations: Basic Documents No. 2. Volume I – General Meteorological Standards and Recommended Practices. 2019 edition. Geneva, Switzerland, WMO, 48pp. (WMO No. 49, V.1). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-1527.2
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