marine weather observation

marine weather observation

[mə′rēn ′weth·ər ‚äb·zər‚vā·shən]
(meteorology)
The weather as observed from a ship at sea, usually taken in accordance with procedures specified by the World Meteorological Organization.
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A Japan Meteorological Agency marine weather observation vessel last week recorded a strong easterly ocean current in waters close to Papua New Guinea in the western Pacific, agency officials said Friday.

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