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Beaufort letters


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Francis Beaufort (1774—1857) naval officer and hydrographer

 

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A standardized system of code letters for the logging and reporting of past and current weather, as well as significant atmospheric phenomena. Introduced by Admiral Beaufort, but subsequently greatly altered and extended in scope.

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.


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