Guide to Meteorological Instruments and Methods of Observation: (CIMO guide). 2014 edition. [SUPERSEDED by http://dx.doi.org/10.25607/OBP-432]
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This Guide is a key resource that provides a description of most instruments, systems and techniques in regular use, from the simplest to the most complex and sophisticated, but does not attempt to deal with methods and instruments used only for research. The purpose of the Guide is to provide best practices, procedures and the basic capabilities of instruments and systems for assisting National Meteorological and Hydrological Services and other interested users operating observing systems in the preparation of their manuals and procedures to meet their specific needs for measurements and observations. The Guide intentionally restricts standardization to the essential requirements only, and confines recommendations to the general features most common to various configurations of a given instrument or measurement system, thus enabling wide areas for further development. The Guide is the authoritative reference for all matters related to instrumentation and methods of.....
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CitationWorld Meteorological Organization (2014) Guide to Meteorological Instruments and Methods of Observation. Geneva, Switzerland, World Meteorological Organization, 1128pp. (WMO-No.8). http://hdl.handle.net/11329/365
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