United States Voluntary Observing Ship (VOS) Program


Subject:
Weather , Transportation , Ships , Forecasts

Description:
Website for the U.S. activities under this international program of the World Meteorological Organization, whose purpose is "obtaining weather and oceanographic observations from transiting ships." Features overviews of the international and U.S. programs, photos of some of the participating U.S. ships, a list of award-winning VOS ships, weather observation resources, and related weather and marine links. From the National Weather Service.

Publisher:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), National Weather Service

Language:
English

Source:
http://vos.noaa.gov


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