CO Montrose 11 ENE
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park (Vernal Mesa)
Period of record Jul 25 2004 — Dec 17 2014

Sensor Monitoring Data


Oct 4 2013 3:00 PM MDT
Oct 4 2:00 PM LST, Oct 4 21:00 UTC
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Temperature (°C)
LST Sensor #1 Sensor #2 Sensor #3 Calculated UTC DST
13:05 -0.2 -0.3 -0.3 -0.32 20:05 14:05
13:10 -0.8 -0.9 -0.9 -0.89 20:10 14:10
13:15 -0.6 -0.7 -0.7 -0.66 20:15 14:15
13:20 -0.7 -0.9 -0.8 -0.84 20:20 14:20
13:25 -0.9 -1.0 -1.0 -1.03 20:25 14:25
13:30 -1.1 -1.2 -1.2 -1.19 20:30 14:30
13:35 -1.3 -1.3 -1.3 -1.31 20:35 14:35
13:40 -1.8 -1.8 -1.8 -1.78 20:40 14:40
13:45 -1.9 -1.9 -1.9 -1.91 20:45 14:45
13:50 -1.1 -1.1 -1.1 -1.06 20:50 14:50
13:55 -1.0 -1.1 -1.0 -1.05 20:55 14:55
14:00 -1.6 -1.6 -1.7 -1.65 21:00 15:00
Hour Average -1.144
Hour Min (*) -2.0 -2.0 -2.0 -2.05
Hour Max (*) -0.2 -0.3 -0.3 -0.3
Hour Std Dev 0.58 0.55 0.56

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 DST
13:05 335.1 331.4 335.1 16 2992 0.0 0.0 20:05 14:05
13:10 335.1 331.4 335.1 1292 3012 0.0 0.0 20:10 14:10
13:15 334.9 331.4 335.1 1292 3012 0.0 0.0 20:15 14:15
13:20 334.7 331.4 335.0 1291 3013 0.0 0.0 20:20 14:20
13:25 334.8 331.4 335.1 1292 3013 0.0 0.0 20:25 14:25
13:30 334.8 331.4 335.0 16 3002 0.0 0.0 20:30 14:30
13:35 334.7 331.4 335.0 16 2174 0.0 0.0 20:35 14:35
13:40 334.7 331.3 335.0 16 2210 0.0 0.0 20:40 14:40
13:45 334.6 331.3 334.9 16 2629 0.0 0.0 20:45 14:45
13:50 334.6 331.3 334.9 16 2839 0.0 0.0 20:50 14:50
13:55 334.5 331.3 334.9 1293 3004 0.0 0.0 20:55 14:55
14:00 334.4 331.3 334.8 16 2992 0.0 0.0 21:00 15:00
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 DST
13:05 1.56 20:05 14:05
13:10 2.00 20:10 14:10
13:15 2.34 20:15 14:15
13:20 2.36 20:20 14:20
13:25 2.08 20:25 14:25
13:30 2.04 20:30 14:30
13:35 2.11 20:35 14:35
13:40 2.10 20:40 14:40
13:45 1.99 20:45 14:45
13:50 1.78 20:50 14:50
13:55 1.84 20:55 14:55
14:00 1.94 21:00 15:00
Hourly Avg 2.01
Hourly Max 4.73
Hourly Std Dev 0.64


Plot Wind 1.5m Wind
TopSolar Radiation

Solar Radiation (Watts/m2)

LST Avg UTC DST
13:05 873.0 20:05 14:05
13:10 846.0 20:10 14:10
13:15 919.0 20:15 14:15
13:20 874.0 20:20 14:20
13:25 846.0 20:25 14:25
13:30 546.3 20:30 14:30
13:35 412.5 20:35 14:35
13:40 359.9 20:40 14:40
13:45 415.9 20:45 14:45
13:50 482.0 20:50 14:50
13:55 600.3 20:55 14:55
14:00 103.8 21:00 15:00
Hourly Avg 606.5
Hourly Min 88.1
Hourly Max 1198.0
Hourly Std Dev 306.1

Plot Solar Radiation Solar Radiation
TopSurface Temperature

Surface (IR) Temperature (°C)

LST Corrected IR Sensor
Body Temp
UTC DST
13:05 2.51 7.98 20:05 14:05
13:10 1.86 7.71 20:10 14:10
13:15 2.18 7.76 20:15 14:15
13:20 1.92 7.11 20:20 14:20
13:25 2.69 7.02 20:25 14:25
13:30 1.70 6.36 20:30 14:30
13:35 0.96 5.18 20:35 14:35
13:40 0.64 3.63 20:40 14:40
13:45 1.10 2.39 20:45 14:45
13:50 1.94 2.98 20:50 14:50
13:55 2.42 3.73 20:55 14:55
14:00 0.24 3.28 21:00 15:00
Hourly Avg 1.83 5.43
Hourly Min 0.24
Hourly Max 2.69
Hourly Std 0.62 2.05

Plot Surface Temperature Surface Temperature
Plot Temp + IR + SR + Wind Temp + IR + SR + Wind
TopRelative Humidity
LST RH (%) Temp (°C) at
RH Sensor
UTC DST
13:05 77 -0.4 20:05 14:05
13:10 78 -0.9 20:10 14:10
13:15 77 -0.6 20:15 14:15
13:20 81 -0.9 20:20 14:20
13:25 80 -1.0 20:25 14:25
13:30 78 -1.1 20:30 14:30
13:35 81 -1.3 20:35 14:35
13:40 82 -1.7 20:40 14:40
13:45 83 -1.9 20:45 14:45
13:50 82 -1.1 20:50 14:50
13:55 80 -1.0 20:55 14:55
14:00 81 -1.6 21:00 15:00
Min -2.0
Max -0.3
Std Dev 2.7 0.5

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 0.222 0.211 0.196 0.21
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 10 cm 0.283 0.316 0.215 0.271
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 20 cm 0.277 0.279 0.28 0.279
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 50 cm 0.193 0.297 0.259 0.25
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 100 cm 0.103 0.209 0.149 0.154
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 5 cm 13.51 12.82 11.84
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 10 cm 17.96 20.59 13.08
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 20 cm 17.51 17.64 17.74
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 50 cm 11.65 19.10 16.12
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 100 cm 6.70 12.64 9.03

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 DST
13:05 0.218 0.208 0.194 0.207 13.25 12.58 11.74 20:05 14:05
13:10 0.218 0.208 0.194 0.207 13.25 12.58 11.74 20:10 14:10
13:15 0.218 0.207 0.194 0.206 13.25 12.57 11.74 20:15 14:15
13:20 0.219 0.207 0.194 0.207 13.34 12.57 11.74 20:20 14:20
13:25 0.218 0.207 0.197 0.207 13.27 12.57 11.91 20:25 14:25
13:30 0.218 0.207 0.195 0.207 13.27 12.51 11.76 20:30 14:30
13:35 0.218 0.207 0.195 0.207 13.27 12.57 11.76 20:35 14:35
13:40 0.221 0.208 0.194 0.208 13.49 12.60 11.70 20:40 14:40
13:45 0.22 0.207 0.197 0.208 13.42 12.53 11.88 20:45 14:45
13:50 0.22 0.21 0.196 0.209 13.42 12.73 11.82 20:50 14:50
13:55 0.223 0.206 0.196 0.208 13.57 12.49 11.82 20:55 14:55
14:00 0.222 0.211 0.196 0.21 13.51 12.82 11.84 21:00 15:00

Soil Temperature

Sensor
#1
Sensor
#2
Sensor
#3
Layer
Average
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 5 cm 5.0 5.1 5.3 5.133
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 10 cm 6.5 7.2 7.1 6.933
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 20 cm 8.1 8.8 8.8 8.567
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 50 cm 10.4 10.6 10.4 10.467
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 100 cm 10.6 11.1 11.3 11

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 DST
13:05 5.20 5.40 5.50 5.367 20:05 14:05
13:10 5.20 5.40 5.50 5.367 20:10 14:10
13:15 5.20 5.40 5.40 5.333 20:15 14:15
13:20 5.20 5.30 5.40 5.3 20:20 14:20
13:25 5.10 5.30 5.40 5.267 20:25 14:25
13:30 5.10 5.20 5.40 5.233 20:30 14:30
13:35 5.10 5.40 5.40 5.3 20:35 14:35
13:40 5.10 5.20 5.40 5.233 20:40 14:40
13:45 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.2 20:45 14:45
13:50 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.2 20:50 14:50
13:55 5.00 5.20 5.40 5.2 20:55 14:55
14:00 5.00 5.10 5.30 5.133 21:00 15:00

TopDiagnostic Data

Fan Speed (rpm)

Sensor #1
Fan
Sensor #2
Fan
Sensor #3
Fan
123.8 123.5 124.3

Plot Fans Fan Speeds

Battery Voltages

GOES Transmitter GOES Transmitter
Under Full Load
Datalogger
14.25 14.00 11.59

Plot Battery Voltages Battery Voltages

Other Diagnostics

Value
Minutes Datalogger Door Was Open 0.00
23X Panel Temp (°C) 7.29
Reference Resistor Average 1499.6
Datalogger Signature 53912.0
Geonor Inlet Max Temp (°C) 6.32
Datalogger Program Version Number 2.422
Transmitted Year 2013
Transmitted Julian Day 277
Transmitted UTC Time (End of Hour) 2100
Transmitted Longitude -107.69
Transmitted Latitude 38.544
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