CO Cortez 8 SE
Mesa Verde National Park (Far View Site)
Period of record Nov 02 2005 — Aug 27 2014

Sensor Monitoring Data


Dec 4 2012 2:00 PM MST
Dec 4 2:00 PM LST, Dec 4 21:00 UTC
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Temperature (°C)
LST Sensor #1 Sensor #2 Sensor #3 Calculated UTC
13:05 7.5 7.5 7.4 7.45 20:05
13:10 8.0 8.0 8.1 7.99 20:10
13:15 8.0 8.0 8.0 8.02 20:15
13:20 8.2 8.1 8.1 8.13 20:20
13:25 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 20:25
13:30 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.2 20:30
13:35 8.2 8.1 8.1 8.1 20:35
13:40 8.2 8.2 8.1 8.16 20:40
13:45 8.3 8.3 8.2 8.27 20:45
13:50 8.5 8.5 8.4 8.52 20:50
13:55 8.2 8.2 8.2 8.17 20:55
14:00 8.3 8.4 8.3 8.32 21:00
Hour Average 8.138
Hour Min (*) 7.2 7.2 7.2 7.21
Hour Max (*) 8.6 8.6 8.5 8.58
Hour Std Dev 0.40 0.38 0.39

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
13:05 106.1 106.3 103.3 1294 2911 0.0 0.0 20:05
13:10 106.0 106.3 103.2 1295 2910 0.0 0.0 20:10
13:15 106.1 106.3 103.2 1295 2912 0.0 0.0 20:15
13:20 106.0 106.3 103.2 1295 2911 0.0 0.0 20:20
13:25 106.1 106.3 103.3 1294 2911 0.0 0.0 20:25
13:30 106.1 106.3 103.3 1295 2912 0.0 0.0 20:30
13:35 106.1 106.3 103.3 1292 2912 0.0 0.0 20:35
13:40 106.1 106.3 103.3 1293 2912 0.0 0.0 20:40
13:45 106.0 106.3 103.3 1292 2912 0.0 0.0 20:45
13:50 106.0 106.3 103.2 1294 2912 0.0 0.0 20:50
13:55 106.0 106.3 103.2 1295 2912 0.0 0.0 20:55
14:00 106.1 106.3 103.3 1294 2912 0.0 0.0 21:00
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
13:05 1.53 20:05
13:10 1.41 20:10
13:15 1.79 20:15
13:20 1.93 20:20
13:25 1.89 20:25
13:30 1.82 20:30
13:35 1.69 20:35
13:40 1.78 20:40
13:45 1.69 20:45
13:50 1.67 20:50
13:55 1.99 20:55
14:00 2.16 21:00
Hourly Avg 1.78
Hourly Max 3.07
Hourly Std Dev 0.48


Plot Wind 1.5m Wind
TopSolar Radiation

Solar Radiation (Watts/m2)

LST Avg UTC
13:05 476.3 20:05
13:10 486.9 20:10
13:15 477.6 20:15
13:20 475.6 20:20
13:25 445.8 20:25
13:30 422.1 20:30
13:35 439.4 20:35
13:40 452.7 20:40
13:45 439.0 20:45
13:50 411.0 20:50
13:55 409.4 20:55
14:00 413.1 21:00
Hourly Avg 445.7
Hourly Min 340.1
Hourly Max 505.9
Hourly Std Dev 34.4

Plot Solar Radiation Solar Radiation
TopSurface Temperature

Surface (IR) Temperature (°C)

LST Raw Corrected IR Sensor
Body Temp
UTC
13:05 17.07 17.01 12.36 20:05
13:10 17.73 17.63 12.63 20:10
13:15 17.38 17.32 12.87 20:15
13:20 17.28 17.23 12.75 20:20
13:25 16.90 16.87 12.72 20:25
13:30 16.61 16.59 12.59 20:30
13:35 16.57 16.54 12.47 20:35
13:40 16.92 16.88 12.58 20:40
13:45 16.87 16.83 12.64 20:45
13:50 16.42 16.42 12.71 20:50
13:55 15.94 15.96 12.46 20:55
14:00 16.13 16.13 12.44 21:00
Hourly Avg 16.8 16.84 12.60
Hourly Min 15.26 15.96
Hourly Max 18.61 17.63
Hourly Std 0.57 0.42 0.15

Plot Surface Temperature Surface Temperature
Plot Temp + IR + SR + Wind Temp + IR + SR + Wind
TopRelative Humidity
LST RH (%) Temp (°C) at
RH Sensor
UTC
13:05 39 7.4 20:05
13:10 38 7.9 20:10
13:15 37 8.0 20:15
13:20 38 8.0 20:20
13:25 36 8.2 20:25
13:30 36 8.1 20:30
13:35 36 8.0 20:35
13:40 36 8.1 20:40
13:45 35 8.1 20:45
13:50 33 8.4 20:50
13:55 34 8.1 20:55
14:00 33 8.3 21:00
Min 7.2
Max 8.4
Std Dev 1.9 0.3

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 0.097 0.105 0.041 0.081
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 10 cm 0.09 0.103 0.091 0.095
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 20 cm 0.149 0.199 0.147 0.165
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 50 cm 0.109 0.089 0.122 0.107
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 100 cm 0.134 0.155 0.138 0.142
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 5 cm 6.39 6.77 4.06
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 10 cm 6.09 6.68 6.14
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 20 cm 9.04 12.03 8.95
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 50 cm 6.99 6.06 7.65
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 100 cm 8.22 9.40 8.48

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
13:05 0.092 0.108 0.043 0.081 6.19 6.91 4.14 20:05
13:10 0.094 0.103 0.04 0.079 6.27 6.71 4.03 20:10
13:15 0.092 0.103 0.04 0.078 6.19 6.71 4.03 20:15
13:20 0.097 0.103 0.04 0.08 6.39 6.71 4.03 20:20
13:25 0.092 0.103 0.037 0.077 6.19 6.71 3.94 20:25
13:30 0.092 0.106 0.037 0.078 6.19 6.84 3.94 20:30
13:35 0.092 0.106 0.037 0.078 6.19 6.84 3.94 20:35
13:40 0.097 0.106 0.037 0.08 6.39 6.84 3.94 20:40
13:45 0.097 0.104 0.041 0.081 6.39 6.76 4.06 20:45
13:50 0.097 0.102 0.041 0.08 6.39 6.64 4.06 20:50
13:55 0.097 0.106 0.041 0.081 6.39 6.85 4.06 20:55
14:00 0.097 0.105 0.041 0.081 6.39 6.77 4.06 21:00

Soil Temperature

Sensor
#1
Sensor
#2
Sensor
#3
Layer
Average
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 5 cm 7.4 5.4 6.2 6.333
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 10 cm 5.4 4.6 4.2 4.733
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 20 cm 4.2 4.6 3.8 4.2
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 50 cm 5.4 5.8 5.3 5.5
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 100 cm 6.7 7.4 7.0 7.033

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
13:05 7.30 4.40 5.20 5.633 20:05
13:10 7.30 4.50 5.30 5.7 20:10
13:15 7.30 4.60 5.40 5.767 20:15
13:20 7.30 4.70 5.50 5.833 20:20
13:25 7.30 4.80 5.60 5.9 20:25
13:30 7.30 4.90 5.70 5.967 20:30
13:35 7.30 5.00 5.70 6 20:35
13:40 7.30 5.00 5.80 6.033 20:40
13:45 7.30 5.10 5.90 6.1 20:45
13:50 7.30 5.20 6.00 6.167 20:50
13:55 7.30 5.30 6.10 6.233 20:55
14:00 7.40 5.40 6.20 6.333 21:00

TopDiagnostic Data

Fan Speed (rpm)

Sensor #1
Fan
Sensor #2
Fan
Sensor #3
Fan
125.5 125.4 128.2

Plot Fans Fan Speeds

Battery Voltages

GOES Transmitter GOES Transmitter
Under Full Load
Datalogger
14.37 13.80 11.61

Plot Battery Voltages Battery Voltages

Other Diagnostics

Value
Minutes Datalogger Door Was Open 0.00
23X Panel Temp (°C) 13.95
Reference Resistor Average 1499.9
Datalogger Signature 17837.0
Geonor Inlet Max Temp (°C) 13.16
Datalogger Program Version Number 2.412
Transmitted Year 2012
Transmitted Julian Day 339
Transmitted UTC Time (End of Hour) 2100
Transmitted Longitude -108.50
Transmitted Latitude 37.255
End of File -6666

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(*) 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