tps: Total Precipitation Sensor

The Total Precipitation Sensor is a state-of-the-art, automatic precipitation gauge designed for remote, unattended operation in all weather conditions. The system consists of a thermodynamic precipitation sensor head and electronics enclosure that is physically integrated together as a single unit.

Measurements

Locations

  • Fixed
  • AMF1
  • AMF2
  • AMF3

Related Publications

2013

Cherry J and M Ivey. 2013. Update on the Total Precipitation "Hot Plate" Sensor in Alaska. Presented at 4th Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Science Team Meeting. Potomac, MD.

2012

Cherry J and M Ivey. 2012. Update on the Performance and Evaluation of the Total Precipitation Sensor in Alaska. Presented at 3rd Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Science Team Meeting. Arlington, VA.

2011

Cherry J and M Ivey. 2011. Update on the Performance and Evaluation of the Total Precipitation Sensors on the North Slope of Alaska. Presented at 2nd Atmospheric System Research (ASR) Science Team Meeting. San Antonio, TX.

Cherry J. 2011. Total Precipitation Sensor (TPS) Handbook. U.S. Department of Energy. DOE/SC-ARM/TR-094.

2009

Voyles JW. 2009. ACRF Instrumentation Status and Information. DOE ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM-P-09-004.9.

Cherry J, M Ivey, and D Yang. 2009. Evaluation of the Total Precipitation Sensor in Barrow, Alaska. Presented at Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Science Team Meeting.

2007

Voyles JW. 2007. ACRF Instrumentation Status: New, Current, and Future September – October 2007. DOe ARM Climate Research Facility. DOE/SC-ARM/P-07-002.8.


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