hurricane monitoring buoy

hurricane monitoring buoy

[′hər·ə‚kān ′män·ə·triŋ ‚bȯi]
(meteorology)
A free-floating automatic weather station designed as an expendable instrument in connection with hurricane and typhoon monitoring and forecasting services.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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