Manual on Marine Meteorological Services - Volume I — Global Aspects: Annex VI to the WMO Technical Regulations. 2012 edition, updated in 2018.
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Purpose and scope of the Manual on Marine Meteorological Services. 1.The Manual on Marine Meteorological Services (WMO-No. 558) is issued in accordance with a decision of the Eighth World Meteorological Congress. 2.This Manual is designed: (a)To specify obligations of Members in the implementation of Marine Meteorological Services (MMS); (b)To facilitate cooperation in respect of the international coordination of MMS, in particular the delivery of the International Maritime Organization (IMO)/WMO Worldwide Met-Ocean Information and Warning Service (WWMIWS); (c)To facilitate cooperation between the World Weather Watch (WWW) and MMS;(d)To ensure adequate uniformity and standardization in the practices and procedures followed to achieve (a), (b) and (c) above. 3.The Manual consists of Volumes I and II, dealing with global and regional aspects, respectively. Volume I is composed of seven parts, which contain the regulatory material dealing essentially with internation.....
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CitationWorld Meteorological Organization (2018) Manual on Marine Meteorological Services - Volume I — Global Aspects: Annex VI to the WMO Technical Regulations, 2012 edition, updated in 2018. Geneva, World Meteorological Organization, 54pp, (WMO-No. 558). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-686
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