SMZA02 collection of SYNOP reports available from FAPR (PRETORIA EENDRACHT) at 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 SMZA02 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: Thohoyandou, Warmbad towoomba, Oudestad, Skukuza, Twee rivieren, Vryburg, Welkom, Frankfort-tnk, Makatini, Port nolloth, Pofadder, Estcourt, Babanango, Mandini, Vanwyksvlei, Aliwal north plaatkop, Barkly east (caerleon), Matatiele, Cedara, Vredendal, Fraserburg, Cape hermes, Cape columbine, Robertson, Sutherland, Dassen island, Willowmore and Cape point ---- The following station codes are unknown: 68180, 68188, 68385 and 68496

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