WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANIZATION
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COMMISSION FOR INSTRUMENTS AND METHODS OF OBSERVATION

Second Session of the Expert Team on Operational Metrology (ET-OpMet)

TOKYO, JAPAN

27-30 NOVEMBER 2017


CIMO/ET-OpMet-2/INF.1

(20.X.2017)
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Original: ENGLISH only

DOCUMENTATION PLAN
(Updated 20 November 2017)

Agenda Item

Title

Doc No.

Prepared by

Deadline/
received

1

ORGANIZATION OF THE SESSION
1.2 Provisional Agenda 1.2(1) Secretariat Done
1.2 Explanatory Memorandum 1.2(2) Secretariat Done
n/a Provisional List of Participants INF. 2 Secretariat Done
n/a

Information for Participants: General information, How to travel from the airports, Visa support form

INF JMA Done
1.3 Working Arrangements INF. 3 Secretariat Done

2

REPORT OF THE CHAIRPERSON

 

2

Report of the Chairperson of ET-OpMet

2

D. Groselj

Done

3

UPDATE ON WIGOS DEVELOPMENT, INCLUDING OVERVIEW OF RELEVANT RIC-RELATED DECISIONS

 

3

Update on WIGOS development, including overview of relevant RIC-related decisions

3

Secretariat

12 November

4

TRAINING UNITES ON UNCERTAINTY CALCULATIONS

4.1

4.1

D. Groselj

Done
4.2
Training modules      

4.2

Training module on general topics (Metrology, VIM, Uncertainty, ILC, Field inspection, Competencies)

4.2(1)

F. Montariol/D. Groselj

Done
4.2
Training module on temperature calibration
4.2(2)
D. Groselj/M. de Podesta Done
4.2
Training module on pressure calibration and uncertainty calculation
4.2(3)
T. Holfelder Done

4.2

4.2(4)

M. Aziz/D. Groselj

Done

5

STRENGHTENING RICS, INCLUDING INTERLABORATORY COMPARISONS

5.1

Overview of RIC reports and evaluation schemes, including proposals for improvements

5.1

K. Nakashima

Done

5.2

Process for becoming a RIC: from application to designation 5.2 Secretariat 12 November
5.3
Status and plans for interlaboratory comparisons      
5.3
Status and plans for interlaboratory comparisons in WMO RA I 5.3(1) M. Aziz 12 November
5.3
Status and plans for interlaboratory comparisons in WMO RA II & V(Appendix I, Appendix II) 5.3(2) K. Nakashima/F. Barcenas Done
5.3
Status and plans for interlaboratory comparisons in WMO RA III & IV 5.3(3) D. Prescod Done
5.3
Status and plans for interlaboratory comparisons in WMO RA VI 5.3(4) D. Groselj Done

6

IMPLEMENTATION OF CALIBRATION STRATEGY AND IMPROVEMENT OF TRACEABILITY (FIELD INSPECTION)

6

Guidance on field inspection of AWS sensors

6

F. Barcenas

Done

7

UPDATE OF THE CIMO GUIDE

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 2 "Measurement of temperature"
7(1)

T. Holfelder

Done

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 3 "Measurement of atmospheric pressure"
7(2)

T. Holfelder

12 November

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 4 "Measurement of humidity"
7(3)

F. Montariol/D. Groselj

12 November

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 6 "Measurement of precipitation"
7(4)

M. Aziz

12 November

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 9 "Measurement of visibility"
7(5)

N. Mander

12 November

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 14 "Observation of present and past weather; state of the ground"
7(6)

N. Mander

12 November

7

Update of Part I/Chapter 15 "Observation of clouds"
7(7)

N. Mander

12 November

7

Update of Part IV/Chapter 4 "Testing, calibration and intercomparison"
7(8)

D. Groselj/M. Aziz

Done

8

OTHER BUSINESS

9

CLOSURE OF THE SESSION
OTHER DOCUMENTS OF INTEREST FOR THE MEETING
n/a

Template for meeting documents - CIMO-ET-OpMet-2

     
n/a
Work Plan of ET-OpMet