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rawin

[′rā‚win]
(meteorology)
A method of winds-aloft observation, that is, the determination of wind speeds and directions in the atmosphere above a station; accomplished by tracking a balloon-borne radar target, responder, or radiosonde transmitter with either radar or a radio direction finder.

rawin

Radar or radio wind. Data on wind velocity are obtained from a radiosonde.
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