Weather and the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games (MetOffice, UK)

Weather and the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games (MetOffice, UK)

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19 July 2012
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As a member of the World Meteorological Organization and the United Kingdom's national weather service, the UK’s Met Office is playing an important role in support of London 2012, which is the biggest event the country has ever hosted.

Science and technology developments for the Olympic and Paralympic Games (25 July - 12 August and 29 August – 9 September 2012, respectively) will help to deliver increasing accuracy and detail in weather forecasts during the Games and well into the future.

Working with the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), the Met Office has been providing essential weather information for planning and logistics over the pasttwo years. >> More

The MetOffice's Olympics page

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