TX Austin 33 NW
Balcones National Wildlife Refuge (Flying "X" Ranch)
Period of record Feb 01 2008 — Sep 21 2014

Sensor Monitoring Data


Sep 21 2014 8:00 PM CDT
Sep 21 7:00 PM LST, Sep 22 01:00 UTC
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Temperature (°C)
LST Sensor #1 Sensor #2 Sensor #3 Calculated UTC DST
18:05 28.2 28.2 28.2 28.19 00:05 19:05
18:10 27.9 27.9 28.0 27.94 00:10 19:10
18:15 27.7 27.7 27.8 27.7 00:15 19:15
18:20 27.5 27.5 27.5 27.47 00:20 19:20
18:25 27.4 27.4 27.4 27.4 00:25 19:25
18:30 27.3 27.3 27.3 27.26 00:30 19:30
18:35 27.0 27.0 27.0 27.0 00:35 19:35
18:40 26.7 26.7 26.8 26.74 00:40 19:40
18:45 26.7 26.7 26.7 26.68 00:45 19:45
18:50 26.5 26.5 26.6 26.54 00:50 19:50
18:55 26.5 26.5 26.6 26.54 00:55 19:55
19:00 26.5 26.5 26.6 26.53 01:00 20:00
Hour Average 27.165
Hour Min (*) 26.5 26.5 26.5 26.48
Hour Max (*) 28.4 28.4 28.4 28.4
Hour Std Dev 0.57 0.56 0.57

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
18:05 86.4 85.0 87.3 1186 2988 0.0 0.0 00:05 19:05
18:10 86.4 85.0 87.3 1183 2990 0.0 0.0 00:10 19:10
18:15 86.4 85.0 87.3 1181 2989 0.0 0.0 00:15 19:15
18:20 86.4 85.0 87.3 1180 2988 0.0 0.0 00:20 19:20
18:25 86.4 85.0 87.3 1177 2987 0.0 0.0 00:25 19:25
18:30 86.4 85.0 87.3 1176 2987 0.0 0.0 00:30 19:30
18:35 86.4 85.0 87.3 1176 2986 0.0 0.0 00:35 19:35
18:40 86.4 85.0 87.3 1175 2985 0.0 0.0 00:40 19:40
18:45 86.4 85.0 87.3 1175 2985 0.0 0.0 00:45 19:45
18:50 86.4 85.0 87.3 1175 2984 0.0 0.0 00:50 19:50
18:55 86.4 85.0 87.3 1175 2984 0.0 0.0 00:55 19:55
19:00 86.4 85.0 87.3 1174 2983 0.0 0.0 01:00 20:00
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
18:05 1.74 00:05 19:05
18:10 1.60 00:10 19:10
18:15 1.48 00:15 19:15
18:20 1.51 00:20 19:20
18:25 1.72 00:25 19:25
18:30 1.63 00:30 19:30
18:35 1.41 00:35 19:35
18:40 1.33 00:40 19:40
18:45 1.63 00:45 19:45
18:50 1.57 00:50 19:50
18:55 1.98 00:55 19:55
19:00 2.07 01:00 20:00
Hourly Avg 1.64
Hourly Max 2.97
Hourly Std Dev 0.37


Plot Wind 1.5m Wind
TopSolar Radiation

Solar Radiation (Watts/m2)

LST Avg UTC DST
18:05 61.1 00:05 19:05
18:10 48.3 00:10 19:10
18:15 31.4 00:15 19:15
18:20 17.7 00:20 19:20
18:25 7.5 00:25 19:25
18:30 1.6 00:30 19:30
18:35 0.0 00:35 19:35
18:40 0.0 00:40 19:40
18:45 0.0 00:45 19:45
18:50 0.0 00:50 19:50
18:55 0.0 00:55 19:55
19:00 0.0 01:00 20:00
Hourly Avg 13.9
Hourly Min 0.0
Hourly Max 73.2
Hourly Std Dev 20.8

Plot Solar Radiation Solar Radiation
TopSurface Temperature

Surface (IR) Temperature (°C)

LST Corrected IR Sensor
Body Temp
UTC DST
18:05 29.45 29.45 00:05 19:05
18:10 29.18 29.20 00:10 19:10
18:15 28.89 28.90 00:15 19:15
18:20 28.60 28.55 00:20 19:20
18:25 28.29 28.16 00:25 19:25
18:30 28.02 27.79 00:30 19:30
18:35 27.76 27.45 00:35 19:35
18:40 27.50 27.12 00:40 19:40
18:45 27.30 26.82 00:45 19:45
18:50 27.11 26.58 00:50 19:50
18:55 26.96 26.37 00:55 19:55
19:00 26.82 26.23 01:00 20:00
Hourly Avg 28.23 27.72
Hourly Min 26.82
Hourly Max 29.74
Hourly Std 0.90 1.09

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
18:05 54 28.3 00:05 19:05
18:10 55 28.0 00:10 19:10
18:15 56 27.8 00:15 19:15
18:20 57 27.5 00:20 19:20
18:25 57 27.4 00:25 19:25
18:30 58 27.3 00:30 19:30
18:35 59 27.1 00:35 19:35
18:40 60 26.8 00:40 19:40
18:45 60 26.7 00:45 19:45
18:50 60 26.6 00:50 19:50
18:55 60 26.6 00:55 19:55
19:00 59 26.5 01:00 20:00
Min 26.5
Max 28.5
Std Dev 2.1 0.6

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 0.375 0.461 0.36 0.399
Soil Moisture Volumetric at 10 cm 0.181 0.435 0.406 0.341
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 5 cm 25.86 34.45 24.42
Average Soil Moisture Dielectric at 10 cm 10.89 31.71 28.82

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
18:05 0.38 0.461 0.363 0.401 26.33 34.48 24.72 00:05 19:05
18:10 0.38 0.461 0.363 0.401 26.33 34.48 24.72 00:10 19:10
18:15 0.374 0.461 0.363 0.399 25.75 34.48 24.71 00:15 19:15
18:20 0.374 0.461 0.361 0.399 25.74 34.48 24.55 00:20 19:20
18:25 0.374 0.461 0.365 0.4 25.74 34.48 24.89 00:25 19:25
18:30 0.374 0.461 0.365 0.4 25.74 34.48 24.88 00:30 19:30
18:35 0.374 0.469 0.365 0.403 25.73 35.32 24.87 00:35 19:35
18:40 0.374 0.461 0.365 0.4 25.73 34.48 24.87 00:40 19:40
18:45 0.377 0.461 0.365 0.401 26.05 34.46 24.87 00:45 19:45
18:50 0.379 0.461 0.358 0.399 26.20 34.46 24.25 00:50 19:50
18:55 0.379 0.461 0.36 0.4 26.18 34.46 24.42 00:55 19:55
19:00 0.375 0.461 0.36 0.399 25.85 34.46 24.42 01:00 20:00

Soil Temperature

Sensor
#1
Sensor
#2
Sensor
#3
Layer
Average
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 5 cm 28.3 26.9 26.7 27.3
Average Soil Temperature (°C) at 10 cm 26.9 27.2 26.9 27

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
18:05 28.90 27.20 26.90 27.667 00:05 19:05
18:10 28.90 27.20 26.90 27.667 00:10 19:10
18:15 28.90 26.90 26.90 27.567 00:15 19:15
18:20 28.90 26.90 26.90 27.567 00:20 19:20
18:25 28.59 27.20 26.90 27.563 00:25 19:25
18:30 28.59 26.70 26.90 27.397 00:30 19:30
18:35 28.59 26.70 26.70 27.33 00:35 19:35
18:40 28.59 27.20 26.70 27.497 00:40 19:40
18:45 28.59 26.70 26.70 27.33 00:45 19:45
18:50 28.30 26.90 26.70 27.3 00:50 19:50
18:55 28.30 26.90 26.70 27.3 00:55 19:55
19:00 28.30 26.90 26.70 27.3 01:00 20:00

TopDiagnostic Data

Fan Speed (rpm)

Sensor #1
Fan
Sensor #2
Fan
Sensor #3
Fan
96.7 113.6 113.9

Plot Fans Fan Speeds

Battery Voltages

GOES Transmitter GOES Transmitter
Under Full Load
Datalogger
12.94 12.60 11.58

Plot Battery Voltages Battery Voltages

Other Diagnostics

Value
Minutes Datalogger Door Was Open 0.00
23X Panel Temp (°C) 30.41
Reference Resistor Average 1499.6
Datalogger Signature 50237.0
Geonor Inlet Max Temp (°C) 28.18
Datalogger Program Version Number 2.423
Transmitted Year 2014
Transmitted Julian Day 265
Transmitted UTC Time (End of Hour) 100
Transmitted Longitude -98.08
Transmitted Latitude 30.621
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