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Michigan Automated Weather Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
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The major objectives of MAWN include; provision of quality data, information, and proven method methodologies for the expanded use of ICM and other weather-dependent management strategies (e.g. irrigation scheduling) in Michigan; facilitation of new research on the use of meteorological data in agricultural management; and the overall reduction of weather-dependent risk in agricultural systems for the grower and for the industry.
CONTACT
Michigan Climatological Resources Program
Department of Geography 417 Natural Sciences Building East Lansing, MI 48824
(517) 355-0231
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameMI MAWN
Collective
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationMichigan
Number of Stations49
Map of Stationshttp://www.agweather.geo.msu.edu/mawn/
Categorymeteorology, soil, radiation
Parameters (Most)air temperature, relative humidity, soil temperature, leaf wetness, wind speed, wind direction, solar radiation, precipitation
Paramters (Limited)
Archivehttp://www.agweather.geo.msu.edu/mawn/
Period of Record2000-present
Temporal Resolution5 minute
Data Season
Data AvailabilityHourly and daily
Other Purposes
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableNo
UPDATED ON
16 Oct 2009 12:42