MANMAR, Manual of Marine Weather Observations, Eighth Edition

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The Manual of Marine Weather Observations (MANMAR) prescribes the legacy information on the procedures, equipment and coding formats used in the observation of marine weather phenomenon and the preparation of marine weather reports. MANMAR is the standard for the legacy manually observed Voluntary Observing Ship (VOS) program. The VOS program has been discontinued within Canada. The Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC) currently supports the Automated Voluntary Observing Ship program (AVOS) and will support visiting VOS ships from other jurisdictions on a best efforts basis.

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  • Author: Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Language of Document: Separate English/French
  • Document Type: Manual
  • Cat. No.: En56-260/2016E-PDF
  • ISBN: 978-0-660-05538-1
  • Size: 21.6x28
  • Pages: 241
  • Year: 2017
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