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Station Details
Station: BEECHTOP - Beech Top        Date of First Observation: February 20, 2008
Station Type: Experiment - what is this?        
City, State: Beech Mountain, NC      County: Avery County
Latitude: 36.18494°      Longitude: -81.88055°
Elevation: 5500 feet above sea level
Climate Division: NC02 - Northern Mountains
River Basin: Watauga
Supported By: Appalachian State, Ski Beech, Avery County, Emerald Mountain Realty, and Holland Realty
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This station is no longer active and no longer records any parameters
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Current Conditions not available
Latest observation was March 24, 2016 15:00

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» Beech Top, NC (BEECHTOP) » Hourly Data Retrieval
Hourly observations are the actual observed weather conditions recorded at least once every hour.

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The first observation for this station is February 20, 2008
The most recent observation for this station is March 24, 2016

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Atmospheric ParametersUnitHeight
Air Temperature (dry bulb)2m
Dew point2m
Heat Index (calculated using instantaneous temp and rh)2m
Wind Chill (calculated using instantaneous temp and wind)2m
Wind ParametersUnitHeight
Calculated Log Wind ProfileCalculate atft.
Wind speed10m
Wind direction10m
Wind gust10m
Moisture ParametersUnit Height
Relative humiditypercent (%) 2m

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