European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

METEOROLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS FROM SELECTED SHIPS(METEOFRANCE)

Data holding centreMETEO FRANCE / DP/SERV/FDP
CountryFrance  France
Time period1954 à présent
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Couverture mondiale - World wide coverage

Observations 
Parameters

Atmospheric visibility and transparency; Air pressure; Air temperature; Cloud cover height and extent; Wind strength and direction; Wave height estimates; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Snow and ice mass, thickness and extent

Instruments

Meteorological packages

Description 
Summary

Permanent archive of meteorological and sea observations carried out by selected ships at METEO-FRANCE.

OriginatorsMETEO FRANCE / DP/SERV/FDP
Data web sitehttp://www.meteofrance.com/FR/index.jsp
Availability 
OrganisationMETEO FRANCE / DP/SERV/FDP
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactM. Le Chef du DP/SERV/FDP
Address

METEO FRANCE / DP/SERV/FDP
DIRECTION DE LA PRODUCTION 42, avenue G. Coriolis
TOULOUSE CEDEX

31057
France

Telephone+33(0)5 61 07 83 51
Facsimile+33 (0)5 61 07 80 79
Emailserv-fdp@meteo.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierMETNAV
Global identifier4645
Last revised2011-01-24