Another Weather Station

I'm still plugging away at the weather station project, in which volunteers visit and photograph weather stations and evaluate the sites for heat biases (click on the 'weather' label below for more). Here's the Grace, Idaho station:

The box on the right is the one that measures temperatures. That concrete pad it is standing on probably reflects a fair amount of heat back at the thermometer. Not good. Here's an example of the data a bad placement of a weather station can produce.

1 comment :

  1. I'm freezing my ass off just looking at that photo.