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WMO, and NWP centres, want radiosonde stations to move towards sending high-resolution reports in BUFR. Extra levels, and detailed position information, improves NWP forecasts.

For more details see Ingleby et al (2016, BAMS, 'Progress towards high-resolution, real-time radiosonde reports'.

There are various templates available, summarised here for convenience along with notes on when they should be used (these notes have no official standing).