A mobile mesonet is a network of mobile platforms (vehicles, trucks, buses, trains, ferries, people, etc.) that have onboard sensors and a communication system that systematically collects observations at they travel and sends them to a database for assimilation. The sensors and communications systems can range from very simple to extremely complex depending on the application in which they serve.
Mobile Environmental Sensor Network (MESNet)
is an informal group of stakeholders who share in interest in the opportunities and potential applications a mobile mesonet. MESNet. The first inaugural meeting will be held on April 12, 2011 in Washington, DC.