Friday, August 17, 2018

24-hour Temperature and Relative Humidity for NearSys Station, 15 August 2018

I built a sunshield for the Amprobe temperature and relative humidity datalogger. So these data were recorded in the backyard. Interesting temperature spike and abrupt drop in the relative humidity near midnight.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

UAVSonde Data for NearSys Station, 11 August 2018

I launched the UAVSonde at 8:25 PM MST. Here are the conditions measured during the flight.

In the surface,
Temperature: 93.2 *F
Relative Humidity: 15.6%

At 400 feet AGL,
Temperature: 87.0 *F
Relative Humidity: 44.6%

The visibility was at around five miles.





Sunset in Smoky Skies

Last week, I took a sequence of pictures of the setting sun. And boy was it smoky on the 3rd.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

July Monthly Weather for NearSys Station

Below are the charts I generated for the weather conditions at NearSys Station.

The ground temperature has continued to rise as heat from the air above flows into the ground.

No precipitation in the month of July.

High pressure has dominated.

The afternoon relative humidity has stayed comfortable in the 25% range.

The air temperature has changed very little this month. We are at above average temperatures for the month of July.