Datastream : RAIN

Rain gauge

Active Dates
2006.03.01 - 2014.04.17

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State

Originating Instrument
Rain Gauge (RAIN)

Measurements

Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Record with error unitless error_latch ( time )
Frequency average, sensor 1 Hz frequency1 ( time )
Frequency average, sensor 2 Hz frequency2 ( time )
Frequency average, sensor 3 Hz frequency3 ( time )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Total maintenance count unitless maintenance_cnt ( time )
Total precipitation over one minute sampling period mm precip ( time )
Precipitation rate mm/hr precip_rate ( time )
Precipitation mm precip_tbrg ( time )
Panel temperature average C ptemp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Record with error unitless qc_error_latch ( time )
Quality check results on field: Frequency average, sensor 1 unitless qc_frequency1 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Frequency average, sensor 2 unitless qc_frequency2 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Frequency average, sensor 3 unitless qc_frequency3 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Total maintenance count unitless qc_maintenance_cnt ( time )
Quality check results on field: Total precipitation over one minute sampling period unitless qc_precip ( time )
Quality check results on field: Precipitation rate unitless qc_precip_rate ( time )
Quality check results on field: Precipitation unitless qc_precip_tbrg ( time )
Quality check results on field: Panel temperature average unitless qc_ptemp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Rainfall rate unitless qc_rain_rate ( time )
Quality check results on field: The latch counter counts number of measurement scans within one minute. unitless qc_scans_per_min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Sensor Status unitless qc_stat_latch ( time )
Quality check results on field: Temperature average, sensor 1 unitless qc_temp1 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Temperature average, sensor 2 unitless qc_temp2 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Temperature average, sensor 3 unitless qc_temp3 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Time offset from midnight unitless qc_time ( time )
Quality check results on field: Millimeters of precipitation accumulated in the gauge since the last tare. unitless qc_total_mm ( time )
Quality check results on field: Weight of accumulated precipitation in the gauge since the last tare unitless qc_total_weight ( time )
Quality check results on field: Voltage minimum unitless qc_volt_min ( time )
Quality check results on field: Sensor 1 maximum weight unitless qc_weight1 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Sensor 2 maximum weight unitless qc_weight2 ( time )
Quality check results on field: Sensor 3 maximum weight unitless qc_weight3 ( time )
Rainfall rate mm/hr rain_rate ( time )
The latch counter counts number of measurement scans within one minute. unitless scans_per_min ( time )
Sensor Status unitless stat_latch ( time )
Temperature average, sensor 1 C temp1 ( time )
Temperature average, sensor 2 C temp2 ( time )
Temperature average, sensor 3 C temp3 ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Millimeters of precipitation accumulated in the gauge since the last tare. mm total_mm ( time )
Weight of accumulated precipitation in the gauge since the last tare kg total_weight ( time )
Voltage minimum V volt_min ( time )
Sensor 1 maximum weight kg weight1 ( time )
Sensor 2 maximum weight kg weight2 ( time )
Sensor 3 maximum weight kg weight3 ( time )

Locations

Eastern North Atlantic
ENAC1Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Manus I., PNG
TWPC3Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
GANM1Browse DataGan Airport, Gan Island, Maldives
TMPM1Browse DataU. of Helsinki Research Station (SMEAR II), Hyytiala, Finland; AMF2

Contact(s)

Mary Jane Bartholomew
(631) 344-2444
bartholomew@bnl.gov