weather station

noun

Definition of weather station

: a station for taking, recording, and reporting meteorological observations

Examples of weather station in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The southwest Alaska hub community of Bethel, about 100 miles southeast of St. Mary's, is the closest long-term weather station. Arkansas Online, 12 June 2022 The southwest Alaska hub community of Bethel, about 100 miles southeast of St. Mary’s, is the closest long-term weather station. Mark Thiessen, Anchorage Daily News, 11 June 2022 Charles David Keeling, a scientist with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, initiated on-site measurements of carbon dioxide at NOAA's weather station on Mauna Loa in 1958. David Bressan, Forbes, 5 June 2022 On the summit, the maximum temperature Saturday was 62 degrees, a new daily record high, according to data measured at the Mount Washington Observatory summit weather station. Matt Yan, BostonGlobe.com, 23 May 2022 Already on Friday in Houston, instruments have recorded gusts up to 30 mph at Bush Intercontinental Airport and 28 mph at Hobby Airport as of 3:30 p.m. In College Station, a weather station at Kyle Field measured a gust of 39 mph. Jay R. Jordan, Chron, 11 Mar. 2022 Another option is to have a weather station installed on or around sporting facilities. Jim Foerster, Forbes, 2 May 2022 The World Meteorological Organization is seeking to verify the highest-ever temperature north of the Arctic Circle since records there began, after a weather station in Siberia's Verkhoyansk recorded a 38-degree day on June 20. Angela Dewan, CNN, 4 July 2021 At a nearby weather station, the temperature reached 13.6 degrees (minus-10.2 Celsius) about 67 degrees (37 Celsius) above average, according to University of Wisconsin Antarctic researchers Linda Keller and Matt Lazzara. Washington Post, 17 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of weather station

circa 1895, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of weather station was circa 1895

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24 Jun 2022

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“Weather station.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weather%20station. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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