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Iowa State University Ag Climate Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
REQUEST PROCEDURE
free
Surface In-Situ Networks
Located at Iowa State University Ag Experiment Farms. Standard campbell scientific weather instrumentation.
CONTACT
Raymond Arritt
Iowa State University Department of Agronomy
Iowa State University Ames, Iowa 50011 USA
515-294-9870
rwarritt@bruce.agron.iastate.edu
http://www.mesoscale.iastate.edu/arritt2.html
SECONDARY CONTACT
Daryl Herzmann
Iowa State University
3015 Agronomy Hall
515-294-5978
akrherz@iastate.edu
http://mesonet.agron.iastate.edu
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameIA ISU Ag Climate
CollectiveMesoWest/MADIS
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeOther (explain below)
LocationIowa
Number of Stations12
Map of Stationshttp://mesonet.agron.iastate.edu/info/network.phtml?network=ISUAG
Categorymeteorology, radiation, soil
Parameters (Most)air temperature, soil temperature, solar radiation, precipitation, wind speed, wind gust, soil temperature
Paramters (Limited)N/A
Archivehttp://mesonet.agron.iastate.edu/agclimate/index.phtml
Period of Record1986-present
Temporal Resolution60 minute
Data Season2 AM daily
Data Availability1 day delayed
Other Purposesagriculture
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
N/A
REMARKS
Precipitation is not of good quality.
UPDATED ON
16 Mar 2010 10:58