Synop - hourly unvalidated observations from the KNMI automated network in text format

Synoptical in-situ observations per one hour from the available operational stations in the Netherlands, the Dutch part of the North Sea continental shelf and from adjacent stations in Germany and Belgium. Decrypted WMO reports, presented in ASCII text format.

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author KNMI Data Services
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Version 1
Last Updated September 13, 2021, 09:39 (UTC)
Created September 13, 2021, 09:39 (UTC)
Dataset name knmi_synop_hourly_decoded
Dataset version 1
East bound longitude 7.4
File identifier b1965811-63c4-4750-9906-f8b76a0a9c02
From 2015-06-01T00:00:00
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::knmi_synop_hourly_decoded/1/
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Linage statement KNMI Metnet
North bound latitude 55.7
Publication timestamp 2017-12-19T09:54:52
Reference system identifier EPSG4326
South bound latitude 50.6
Status onGoing
Until Unlimited
Update frequency hourly
Use limitation no use limitations
West bound longitude 2.8