World Meteorological Organization


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Noun1.World Meteorological Organization - the United Nations agency concerned with the international collection of meteorological data
UN agency, United Nations agency - an agency of the United Nations
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The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) confirmed that Mitribah in Kuwait and Turbat in Pakistan recorded extreme hot temperatures of 54.0 AC, the highest recorded on the planet in the past 76 years.
'Every year, on 23 March, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and its 193 member states and territories, including Bangladesh, observe this day commemorating the emergence of WMO as a specialized agency of the United Nations," said an ISPR press release.
The World Meteorological Organization confirmed the findings in a consolidated analysis.
The World Meteorological Organization, the United Nations' weather agency, (http://public.wmo.int/en/media/press-release/19-meter-wave-sets-new-record) announced Tuesday it had measured a massive wave that crushed the record for the tallest in history.
Although Butchoy is already a super typhoon for some international weather agencies, it remains a typhoon in Pagasa's standards, which uses a 10-minute average in measuring cyclones and follows the standards of the World Meteorological Organization.
Observance of this global event marks the anniversary of when the Convention of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) was entered into force, thereby establishing the WMO in 1950.
The World Bank in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the World Meteorological Organization has announced a $600 million programme to improve hydrometeorological services in 15 West African countries.
GENEVA: The World Meteorological Organization, African Development Bank and World Bank Group today launched an initiative to support the modernization and strengthening of Sub-Saharan African meteorological and hydrological services.
Geneva, May 25 (ONA) The Sultanate, represented by the Public Authority for Civil Aviation, will take part in the 17th conference for The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), scheduled to be held in Geneva on May 25th to June12th 2015.
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) on Monday said that after more than five months, the sea surface temperatures in the tropical Pacific Ocean have remained at near-borderline to weak El NiAaAaAeA~o level a majority of models predicts El NiAaAaAeA~o to develop around mid-yea
A senior official of the World Meteorological Organization, Oksana Tarasova, said that the concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere is growing "exponentially."
Representatives from Oman, Egypt, Iraq, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, India, Serbia, Germany, Jordan, the Netherlands, Japan, Burkina Faso, and Turkey as well as some international organizations such as UNESCO, WMO (World Meteorological Organization), WWC (world Water Council), GWP (Global Water Partnership), FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization), and UNDP (United Nations Development Program) will participate in the event.

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