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Sample Data


We now use WMO v27 GRIB standards and have a Met Office repository for local codes.
Please see the glossary for GRIB codes used for each parameter.

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This is sample data only. It is historic data and provided on a free of charge basis. The sample data must not be used for commercial or operational use and must not be share with any third parties. The sample data may only be used for internal business use for the purposes of allowing the prospective customers to consider what they need to do to set up their systems and get prepared.

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