VA Cape Charles 5 ENE
Anheuser Busch Coastal Res. Ctr. Univ. of VA (Oyster)
Period of record Mar 03 2004 — Nov 23 2014

Sensor Monitoring Data


Nov 23 2014 5:00 PM EST
Nov 23 5:00 PM LST, Nov 23 22:00 UTC
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Temperature (°C)
LST Sensor #1 Sensor #2 Sensor #3 Calculated UTC
16:05
12.0
11.4 11.4 11.405 21:05
16:10
11.9
11.4 11.3 11.35 21:10
16:15
11.8
11.3 11.3 11.335 21:15
16:20
11.7
11.3 11.3 11.31 21:20
16:25 11.6 11.3 11.3 11.315 21:25
16:30 11.5 11.3 11.3 11.31 21:30
16:35 11.5 11.3 11.3 11.285 21:35
16:40 11.5 11.3 11.3 11.27 21:40
16:45 11.4 11.3 11.3 11.27 21:45
16:50 11.4 11.3 11.3 11.305 21:50
16:55 11.4 11.1 11.1 11.13 21:55
17:00 11.3 11.1 11.1 11.065 22:00
Hour Average 11.28
Hour Min (*) 11.3 11.1 11.1 11.065
Hour Max (*) 12.1 11.5 11.5 11.49
Hour Std Dev 0.19 0.10 0.10

Plot 3 Temp Sensors Temp Sensors
Plot Calculated Temp Calculated Temp
Plot SR + 3 Temps + 3 Fans SR + 3 Temps + 3 Fans
TopPrecipitation / Wetness
LST Wire #1
Depth (mm)
Wire #2
Depth (mm)
Wire #3
Depth (mm)
Wet #1 Wet #2 Calculated
Precip (mm)
Tipping
Bucket
UTC
16:05 488.7 476.8 467.6 1167 2958 0.0 0.0 21:05
16:10 488.7 476.8 467.6 1167 2958 0.0 0.0 21:10
16:15 488.7 476.8 467.6 1165 2957 0.0 0.0 21:15
16:20 488.7 476.8 467.6 1165 2957 0.0 0.0 21:20
16:25 488.7 476.8 467.6 1165 2956 0.0 0.0 21:25
16:30 488.7 476.8 467.6 1164 2956 0.0 0.0 21:30
16:35 488.7 476.8 467.6 1163 2948 0.0 0.0 21:35
16:40 488.7 476.8 467.6 20 2761 0.0 0.0 21:40
16:45 488.7 476.8 467.6 20 2801 0.0 0.0 21:45
16:50 488.7 476.8 467.7 20 2703 0.0 0.0 21:50
16:55 488.7 476.8 467.7 19 2886 0.0 0.0 21:55
17:00 488.7 476.9 467.7 19 2799 0.0 0.0 22:00
Hourly Total 0.0

Plot Gauge Depths Wire Depths + Wetness
Plot Calculated Precip Calculated Precip
TopWind

Wind Speed (m/s)

LST Avg (1.5m) UTC
16:05 1.07 21:05
16:10 0.88 21:10
16:15 0.99 21:15
16:20 0.78 21:20
16:25 0.77 21:25
16:30 0.68 21:30
16:35 0.79 21:35
16:40 0.56 21:40
16:45 0.78 21:45
16:50 0.91 21:50
16:55 0.72 21:55
17:00 0.43 22:00
Hourly Avg 0.78
Hourly Max 1.47
Hourly Std Dev 0.24


Plot Wind 1.5m Wind
TopSolar Radiation

Solar Radiation (Watts/m2)

LST Avg UTC
16:05 12.4 21:05
16:10 8.8 21:10
16:15 5.1 21:15
16:20 5.2 21:20
16:25 2.7 21:25
16:30 0.0 21:30
16:35 0.0 21:35
16:40 0.0 21:40
16:45 0.0 21:45
16:50 0.0 21:50
16:55 0.0 21:55
17:00 0.0 22:00
Hourly Avg 2.8
Hourly Min 0.0
Hourly Max 12.9
Hourly Std Dev 4.0

Plot Solar Radiation Solar Radiation
TopSurface Temperature

Surface (IR) Temperature (°C)

LST Corrected IR Sensor
Body Temp
UTC
16:05 10.74 11.95 21:05
16:10 10.69 11.81 21:10
16:15 10.64 11.70 21:15
16:20 10.54 11.61 21:20
16:25 10.49 11.54 21:25
16:30 10.45 11.49 21:30
16:35 10.40 11.43 21:35
16:40 10.37 11.37 21:40
16:45 10.34 11.31 21:45
16:50 10.33 11.25 21:50
16:55 10.11 11.17 21:55
17:00 10.11 11.05 22:00
Hourly Avg 10.50 11.47
Hourly Min 10.11
Hourly Max 10.88
Hourly Std 0.20 0.26

Plot Surface Temperature Surface Temperature
Plot Temp + IR + SR + Wind Temp + IR + SR + Wind
TopRelative Humidity
LST RH (%) Temp (°C) at
RH Sensor
UTC
16:05 85 11.5 21:05
16:10 85 11.4 21:10
16:15 86 11.4 21:15
16:20 86 11.3 21:20
16:25 86 11.3 21:25
16:30 87 11.3 21:30
16:35 87 11.3 21:35
16:40 87 11.3 21:40
16:45 87 11.3 21:45
16:50 88 11.3 21:50
16:55 88 11.2 21:55
17:00 88 11.1 22:00
Min 11.1
Max 11.5
Std Dev 0.9 0.1

Plot Relative Humidity Relative Humidity
Plot RH + 3 Temps RH + 3 Temps
Plot RH + 3 Temps + Temp RH + 3 Temps + Temp

TopSoil Moisture / Soil Temperature (°C)

Soil Moisture

Sensor
#1
Sensor
#2
Sensor
#3
Layer
Average
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 5 cm 0.212 0.183 0.182 0.192
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 10 cm 0.191 0.204 0.177 0.191
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 20 cm 0.207 0.203 0.164 0.191
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 50 cm 0.204 0.233 0.18 0.206
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 100 cm 0.22 0.193 0.22 0.211
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 5 cm 12.86 11.01 10.98
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 10 cm 11.55 12.34 10.65
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 20 cm 12.51 12.29 9.91
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 50 cm 12.33 14.29 10.85
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 100 cm 13.40 11.66 13.37

Plot Soil Moisture Volumetric Soil Moisture + Precipitation

5-Minute Soil Moisture at 5 cm

LST Volumetric Average
Set #1
Volumetric Average
Set #2
Volumetric Average
Set #3
Volumetric Layer
Average
Dielectric Average
Set #1
Dielectric Average
Set #2
Dielectric Average
Set #3
UTC
16:05 0.21 0.183 0.184 0.192 12.73 11.01 11.08 21:05
16:10 0.212 0.183 0.184 0.193 12.87 11.01 11.08 21:10
16:15 0.212 0.183 0.184 0.193 12.87 11.01 11.08 21:15
16:20 0.21 0.183 0.186 0.193 12.73 11.02 11.21 21:20
16:25 0.21 0.183 0.184 0.192 12.73 11.02 11.08 21:25
16:30 0.21 0.183 0.184 0.192 12.73 11.02 11.08 21:30
16:35 0.212 0.183 0.186 0.194 12.87 11.02 11.21 21:35
16:40 0.212 0.183 0.184 0.193 12.87 11.02 11.08 21:40
16:45 0.212 0.183 0.184 0.193 12.87 11.02 11.08 21:45
16:50 0.21 0.185 0.184 0.193 12.73 11.16 11.08 21:50
16:55 0.212 0.183 0.186 0.194 12.87 11.02 11.21 21:55
17:00 0.212 0.183 0.182 0.192 12.87 11.02 10.99 22:00

Soil Temperature

Sensor
#1
Sensor
#2
Sensor
#3
Layer
Average
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 5 cm 8.2 8.0 8.2 8.133
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 10 cm 8.3 7.4 7.6 7.767
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 20 cm 7.6 7.0 7.3 7.3
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 50 cm 8.5 7.6 8.1 8.067
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 100 cm 11.2 10.4 11.1 10.9

Plot Soil Temperature Soil Temperature + Air Temperature

5-Minute Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 5 cm

LST Temperature
Set #1
Temperature
Set #2
Temperature
Set #3
Layer
Average
UTC
16:05 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:05
16:10 8.30 7.80 8.30 8.133 21:10
16:15 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:15
16:20 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:20
16:25 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:25
16:30 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:30
16:35 8.20 7.80 8.30 8.1 21:35
16:40 8.20 7.80 8.20 8.067 21:40
16:45 8.30 7.80 8.30 8.133 21:45
16:50 8.20 7.80 8.20 8.067 21:50
16:55 8.20 7.80 8.20 8.067 21:55
17:00 8.20 8.00 8.20 8.133 22:00

TopDiagnostic Data

Fan Speed (rpm)

Sensor #1
Fan
Sensor #2
Fan
Sensor #3
Fan
0.0
91.7 93.4

Plot Fans Fan Speeds

Battery Voltages

GOES Transmitter GOES Transmitter
Under Full Load
Datalogger
12.79 12.40 11.59

Plot Battery Voltages Battery Voltages

Other Diagnostics

Value
Minutes Datalogger Door Was Open 0.00
23X Panel Temp (°C) 13.14
Reference Resistor Average 1499.9
Datalogger Signature 44847.0
Geonor Inlet Max Temp (°C) 11.15
Datalogger Program Version Number 2.422
Transmitted Year 2014
Transmitted Julian Day 327
Transmitted UTC Time (End of Hour) 2200
Transmitted Longitude -75.92
Transmitted Latitude 37.290
End of File -6666

Plot Datalogger Door Open Datalogger Door Open
Plot Diagnostic Temps Diagnostic Temps


(*) Note regarding temperature values: the station datalogger polls each of the three temperature sensors once every 10 seconds, and keeps a running average of the last 30 of these 10-second samples. This "running 5-minute average" is computed every 10-seconds throughout the hour, for a total of 360 times. The temperature values reported by the station and shown above are the running 5-minute averages from the end of each of the 12 5-minute periods during the hour, and the mininum, maxium, and standard deviation of all 360 5-minute averages. Since the minimum and maximum are computed from all 360 5-minute averages, not just the 12 values shown above, the minimum may occasionally be less than, or the maximum greater than, the minimum and maximum of the 12 5-minute values shown. Back to Temperature