MesoWest
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web and ldm
REQUEST PROCEDURE
contact atmos-mesowest@lists.utah.edu
Surface In-Situ Networks
A collection of networks around the USA.
CONTACT
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameNAT MesoWest
Collective
Facility TypeNetwork Collective
Purpose
LocationUSA
Number of Stations~30000
Map of Stationshttp://mesowest.utah.edu
Categorymeteorology, soil, radiation,transportation
Parameters (Most)air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, wind gust, precipitation, barometric pressure
Paramters (Limited)soil temperature, solar radiation, soil moisture
Archivehttp://mesowest.utah.edu
Period of Record1997-present
Temporal Resolutionvaries: a few at 1-5 minute intervals with many once per hour
Data Seasonyear round
Data Availabilityas soon as transmitted
Other PurposesMultiple
FixedYes
MobileYes
PortableYes
REFERENCES
Mesowest: Cooperative Mesonets in the Western United States. Horel, J.; Splitt, M.; Dunn, L.; Pechmann, J.; White, B.; Ciliberti, C.; Lazarus, S.; Slemmer, J.; Zaff, D.; Burks, J. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, vol. 83, Issue 2, pp.211-226
UPDATED ON
11 Apr 2011 08:35