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Washington Ambient Air Quality Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
Surface In-Situ Networks
Ambient and meteorological observations are collected via telemetry to a central location and made available via Web and other interfaces. Most data are forwarded after validation to the EPA
CONTACT
Mike Ragan
State of Washington Department of Ecology
PO Box 47600 Olympia, WA 98504-7600
360.407.6877
mrag461@ecy.wa.gov
https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/enviwa/
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameWA AQ
CollectiveMesoWest/MADIS
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeOther (explain below)
LocationWashington
Number of Stations25
Map of StationsSee URL
Categorymeteorology, air chemistry
Parameters (Most)
Paramters (Limited)ozone, carbon monoxide, PM10, PM2.5, air temperature, wind speed, wind direction, precipitation, visibility, relative humidity, wet bulb temperature
ArchiveEPA AIRS/AQS system
Period of Record1988-present--some data available back to early 60's
Temporal ResolutionHourly for most parameters.
Data Seasoncontinuously
Data Availabilitynon-Q.A data is available about 20 minutes after the hour.
Other PurposesAir Quality
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
UPDATED ON
4 Nov 2009 08:18