Enter Observations into Met Office WOW

Met Office WOW

Introduction

For the purposes of this project we could like participating institutions to upload their observations via Met Office WOW. This will enable teachers and students to view the spread of observations across the country, this will be neccesary for the lesson plans.

How to Create a WOW Account:

Click Sign Up on the top right of the WOW page. Follow the onscreen instructions to register with the Met Office and create or add a WOW account.

How to Create a WOW Observation Site:

Click Login on the top right of the WOW page and enter your login details. Once logged in select Sites then Create New Site and follow the onscreen instructions. Ensure the Site Name is entered, select the Location Attributes and Site Data Preferences.

How to Enter Observations:

Click Login on the top right of the WOW page and enter your login details. Once logged in select Enter Observations and select your school site in the My Sites section. Enter the observation time and date, then submit the Local Weather Summary in the Quick observation section. The remaining observation variables can be entered in the Detailed local weather at time of observation section.



Alexander Todd (University of Exeter) & David Leppla-Weber
Funded by EPSRC
Service kindly provided by Met Office WOW, available at: wow.metoffice.gov.uk