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Siting and Exposure

last update  ► 23 May 2013

Road Weather Information System Environmental Sensor Station Siting Guidelines

http://ops.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/ess05/index.htm

  Siting of Instruments in Urban Areas
http://www.urban-climate.org/resources_fr.htm
 

Guidelines for the Siting and Exposure of Meteorological Instruments and Observing Facilities
(Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology, Australia - Observations Specification 2013.1)

http://www.bom.gov.au/climate/cdo/about/observation_specification_2013.pdf

 

Siting Standards for Meteorological Observing Sites
(Meteorological Service of Canada - MSC 2-2001)

ftp://ftp.ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca/ad/EMS/Anita/MSCreports/msc/mscstandards1.pdf

 

Siting and maintenance of Weather Stations

http://cals.arizona.edu/pubs/water/az1260.pdf

 

Federal Standard For Siting Meteorological Sensors At Airports

http://www.ofcm.gov/siting/text/c-toc.htm

 

Where to site weather station, how to choose a location

http://s.campbellsci.com/documents/us/technical-papers/siting.pdf

 

Siting and Exposure 

http://www.webmet.com/met_monitoring/36.html

     

Web Editor Sary Vargas, 19 July 2007