WMO03716, St Athan

Posted: September 10, 2012 by tchannon in Analysis, Surfacestation

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WMO03716, St Athan

51 24 19N 03 26 27W

Estimated Class 2. However, the control tower is approaching south of the met site, shadow might be a problem.

UHI, local airbase, noting encroaching building development (see supplementary), distance, minor.
Altitude 50 metres

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Left circa 2001, right circa 2006.

Site has mixed usage
“St Athan station is a large site split in to three. RAF (East side), Army (West side) and DSG in the middle.” — MOD website

That also spells out how far to urban centres.

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