WMO03210, St Bees Head

Posted: September 2, 2012 by tchannon in Analysis, Surfacestation

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WMO03210, St Bees Head

54 31 04N 03 36 53W
Altitude 124 metres

Estimated Class 3, fails Class 1 and Class 2 on ploughed agricultural land, possible problem from covered and raised reservoir within 100 metres.
“Ground covered with natural and low vegetation (<10 cm) representative of the region; ”
Also unknown hedge to the north and east.

UHI, none unless the reservoir is thermally active. Is on the Irish Sea coast.

Vegetation cover is proving a problem.

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Hannahmoor Lane looking towards the met station, reservoir telemetry mast and wind mast visible. Suggests high hedge.

 

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