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Offline Ian.

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Heathrow Airport Recorded Temperatures
« on: August 02, 2018, 03:55:16 AM »
I often wondered if the temperature recorded at Heathrow Airport was influenced by the vast amounts of heat absorbing tarmac runway and hot airplane exhausts, but this article claims otherwise:
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Re: Heathrow Airport Recorded Temperatures
« Reply #1 on: August 02, 2018, 06:39:26 AM »
Nice article. Thank you for sharing.

I wonder why a Stevenson Screen is not fan aspirated/ventilated? People seem to make a big deal about getting a FARS. Why isn't it the case for the Stevenson Screen?

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