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Station Details
Station: GRANDFATHR - Grandfather Mountain        Date of First Observation: May 21, 2008
Station Type: Experiment - what is this?        
City, State: Linville, NC      County: Avery County
Latitude: 36.09535°      Longitude: -81.83202°
Elevation: 5280 feet above sea level
Climate Division: NC02 - Northern Mountains
River Basin: Upper Catawba
Supported By: Grandfather Mountain Stewardship Foundation and the North Carolina Climate Office
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Current Conditions
Current conditions at GRANDFATHR as of Monday, January 18th, 2021 @ 11:26 PM EST (10 mins ago)
Temperature: 20.8 °F (-6.2 °C)
Dew point: 19.2 °F (-7.1 °C)       Relative humidity: 93%
Wind: North (340°) at 33 mph with gusts of 42 mph
Pressure: 834 mb (24.63 inHg) station pressure

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» Grandfather Mountain, NC (GRANDFATHR) » 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 May 21, 2008
The most recent observation for this station is January 18, 2021

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Atmospheric ParametersUnitHeight
Air Temperature (dry bulb)10m
Dew point10m
Heat Index (calculated using instantaneous temp and rh)10m
Wind Chill (calculated using instantaneous temp and wind)10m
Station pressure10m
Calculated Sea level pressure estimate10m
Wind ParametersUnitHeight
Calculated Log Wind ProfileCalculate atft.
Wind speed10m
Wind direction10m
Wind gust10m
Moisture ParametersUnit Height
Relative humiditypercent (%) 10m
Hourly precipitationNot Avail

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