Nordicweather.net provides also free wx-data for all who want it :)
Fresh METAR- ja Synop-data from all the Nordic countries:
- metar.txt (3h, Updated: 01.10.2011 21:25)
- synop.txt (1h, Updated: 01.10.2011 21:48)
Also are a very restricted access to similar GrADS dataserver as NOAA's dataservers available, with that difference, its located in Europe (Geramny). For more info, take contact by email to adress you find at bottom if this page.
Sources: ogimet.com & NOAA