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WMO

abbreviation for
(Physical Geography) World Meteorological Organization
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Noun1.WMO - the United Nations agency concerned with the international collection of meteorological data
UN agency, United Nations agency - an agency of the United Nations
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WMO

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The Hadley Centre and the University of East Anglia in Norwich supplied much of the analysis in the WMO statement, which includes data through mid-December.
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Fu's picture was one of almost 1,000 photos submitted to the WMO's request for 13 images for its next calendar, according to the Liberty Times.
A consolidated analysis by WMO of five leading international datasets showed that the global average surface temperature in 2017 was approximately 1.1AdegC above the pre-industrial era.
The CO2 level is now above the symbolic and significant level of 400 parts per million concentration in the atmosphere, the WMO said.