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Station Details
Station: 0246CA - Asheville 8 SSW        Date of First Observation: November 15, 2000
Station Type: USCRN - what is this?        
City, State: Asheville, NC      County: Buncombe County
Latitude: 35.4945°      Longitude: -82.6142°
Elevation: 2151 feet above sea level
Climate Division: NC01 - Southern Mountains
River Basin:
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This station is in the USCRN network. Parameter Metadata for USCRN stations:

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Air Temperature
platinum resistance
-60C to +300C (-76F - 572F)
within +/- 0.04%
2sec
5min
60min
60min
Precipitation
weighing bucket
0 - 23.5in (0 - 60 cm )
within 5%
continuous
15min
60min
60min
Wind Speed
3-cup anemometer
0 to 117kts (0 to 135 mph)
within +/- 1.5%
2sec
5min
60min
60min
Solar Radiation
silicon pyranometer
Spectral range: 0.4 to 1.1 micrometers
within +/- 2%
2sec
5min
60min
60min



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