Finnish Meteorological Institute has published a comprehensive series of observations based on the measurements made at Sodankylä. The series is well suited for developing new weather models.
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Essery, R., Kontu, A., Lemmetyinen, J., Dumont, M., and Menard, C. (2016). A 7-year dataset for driving and evaluating snow models at an Arctic site (Sodankylä, Finland). Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 219-227, doi:10.5194/gi-5-219-2016.
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