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Station Details
Station: WAYN - Mountain Research Station        Date of First Observation: October 3, 1987
Station Type: ECONET - Tower what is this?         Maintenance Logs
City, State: Waynesville, NC      County: Haywood County
Latitude: 35.48752°      Longitude: -82.96768°
Elevation: 2755 feet above sea level
Climate Division: NC01 - Southern Mountains
River Basin: Pigeon
Supported By: NC Agricultural Research Service
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This station is in the ECONET network. Parameter Metadata for ECONET stations:

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PARAMETER
ceramic capacitance
-52C to 60C (-60F to 140F)
+/- 0.2C at -40C, +/- 0.3C at 20C, +/- 0.4C at 40C
1min
1min
1min
30min
film capacitance
0-100%
+/- 3% @ 0%-90%, +/- 5% @ 90%-100%
1min
1min
1min
30min
silicon capacitive pressure
600mb-1100mb
+/- 0.5mb @ 0C-30C, +/- 1mb @ -52C- 60C
1min
1min
1min
30min
potentiometer vane
360 degree mechanical, 0-355 degree electrical
+/- 3 degrees
1min
1min
1min
30min
helicoid propeller
sustained 0-116 kt (60m/s)
+/- 0.5 kt
5sec
1min
1min
30min
helicoid propeller
gusts:0-191 kt (0-100m/s)
+/- 0.5 kt
5sec
1min
1min
30min
tipping bucket rain gage
inifinite in increments of tips
within +/-1% @ <1 in/hr, -3% @ 1-2 in/hr, -5% @ 2-3in/hr
instant
instant
1min
30min
Theta MLx probe
0 - 0.5 m^3/m^3
within +/- 1%
1min
1min
1min
30min
thermistor
-35C to 50C
+/- 0.5C
1min
1min
1min
30min
photovoltaic detector
0 - 3000 W/m^2
within +/- 1%
1min
1min
1min
30min
silicon photodector
0 - 10000 micromole/s m^2
within +/- 1%
1min
1min
1min
30min



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