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FHL Weather Station



In June 2006 a Campbell Scientific weather station was installed at Cantilever Point on the FHL campus by the Carrington lab.  Each parameter monitored by the weather station is listed below with the corresponding unit of measurement and instrument.

For further information please contact Emily Carrington.



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Parameter

Unit of Measurement

Instrument

Rainfall

mm

Tipping Bucket Rain Gauge

Total Radiation (solar + sky)

W m-2

Net Radiometer

Solar Radiation

W m-2

Pyranometer

Solar Radiation

PAR ( μmol m-2 s-1)

Quantum Sensor

Wind Speed

m s-1

Wind Monitor (propeller and vane)

Wind Direction

Degrees (relative to true N)

Relative Humidity

%

Air Temp and Humidity Probe

Air Temperature

oC

Wind Chill

oC

Intertidal Temperature

oC

Thermocouple Wire