SMZA01 collection of SYNOP reports available from FAPR (PRETORIA EENDRACHT) at 00, 06, 12 and 18 UTC

Abstract:
---- The bulletin collects SYNOP reports: FM 12 (SYNOP, Report of surface observation from a fixed land station). (Refer to WMO No.306 - Manual on Codes for the definition of WMO international codes) ---- The SMZA01 TTAAii Data Designators decode (2) as: T1 (S): Surface data. T2 (M): Main synoptic hour. A1A2 (ZA): South Africa. (2: Refer to WMO No.386 - Manual on the GTS - Attachment II.5) ---- The bulletin collects reports from stations: Polokwane, Phalaborwa, Mafikeng, Pretoria eendracht, Pretoria (irene), Ermelo, Nelspruit, Potchefstroom, Johannesburg intnl. airport, Alexander bay, Upington, Kimberley, Bloemfontein airport, Bethlehem, Springbok, De aar, Port edward, Durban intnl. airport, Margate, King shaka int'l airport, Calvinia, Noupoort, Umtata, Langebaanweg, Beaufort west, Bisho, Cape town intnl. airport, George airport, Port elizabeth, East london and Gough island ---- The following station codes are unknown: 68372

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