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Description of Natomas_West.P (NAW, Natomas West)

PestCast Network(s)

Independent

Observer

Chuck Ingels

Location

El Centro Road near Arena Blvd.
County: Sacramento    Nearest City: Sacramento
Latitude: 38 deg 38 min N    Longitude: 121 deg 32 min W    Elevation: 25 ft

Station and site characteristics

Manufacturer/model: Campbell Scientific CR10X

Available data

UC IPM database records begin/end: August 12, 2005  /  July 27, 2006
Reporting interval: 30 minute, Hourly, Daily
Stored variables:
Air Temperature, max/min: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Air Temperature, average: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Bee Flight Time: calculated using air temp sensor
Chilling Hours: hours T < 45F
Growing Degree Days: Calculated degree-days (thresholds: 41 F, 97 F) from air temps
Dew Point Temperature: calculated from HP-043 probe
Evapotranspiration: Calculated Reference Evapotranspiration
Leaf wetness: CSI-237 resistance grid
Precipitation: TR-525WSW tipping bucket rain gauge
Relative Humidity, max/min: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Relative Humidity, average: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Solar Radiation: Li200X Silicon pyranometer
Air Temp Thresholds: hours of T <= 32F; T <= 28F; T <= 26F
Wind Speed/Direction, average: Wind Sentry Wind Speed/Direction Sensor
Wind Speed/Direction, maximum: Wind Sentry Wind Direction Sensor
Variables with computed averages: none


Details about reported variables

Air Temperature, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Height of Sensor: 6 feet
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Air Temperature, average
Variable or Sensor: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly, 30 minute
Bee Flight Time
Variable or Sensor: calculated using air temp sensor
When Installed: 10 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Chilling Hours
Variable or Sensor: hours T < 45F
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Growing Degree Days
Variable or Sensor: Calculated degree-days (thresholds: 41 F, 97 F) from air temps
Sensor Setup: in canopy
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Dew Point Temperature
Variable or Sensor: calculated from HP-043 probe
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Evapotranspiration
Variable or Sensor: Calculated Reference Evapotranspiration
Sensor Setup: calculated
When Installed: 01 February 2001
Comment: Per John Edstrom, ET resumed (7/28/05)
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Leaf wetness
Variable or Sensor: CSI-237 resistance grid
Height of Sensor: plant height
Status: ACTIVE
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly, 30 minute
Precipitation
Variable or Sensor: TR-525WSW tipping bucket rain gauge
Height of Sensor: 3 feet
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly, 30 minute
Relative Humidity, max/min
Variable or Sensor: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Relative Humidity, average
Variable or Sensor: Vaisala HMP45C temp-RH probe
Height of Sensor: 5 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Status: Active
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly, 30 minute
Solar Radiation
Variable or Sensor: Li200X Silicon pyranometer
Height of Sensor: 6 feet
When Installed: 23 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly
Air Temp Thresholds
Variable or Sensor: hours of T <= 32F; T <= 28F; T <= 26F
When Installed: 10 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily
Wind Speed/Direction, average
Variable or Sensor: Wind Sentry Wind Speed/Direction Sensor
Height of Sensor: 5
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Hourly
Wind Speed/Direction, maximum
Variable or Sensor: Wind Sentry Wind Direction Sensor
Height of Sensor: 10 feet
When Installed: 08 February 2001
Reporting Intervals: Daily, Hourly

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