CWOP Information for DW5728 (D5728) in Seneca, SC US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 34° 35' 31" N (deg min sec), 34.5921° (decimal), 3435.52N (LORAN)
Longitude: 82° 54' 55" W (deg min sec), -82.9152° (decimal), 08254.91W (LORAN)
Elevation: 200 metres (656 feet) -- validated against 199 metres (654 feet) from NED 1/3rd arc-second: Eastern United States
Location: Seneca, SC US
County: Oconee, SC
Forecast Office: Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP)
Weather station Manager/Operator: David

The site location should be at the mark shown -- or very close. Clicking within the map area (or you can drag the 'DW5728' marker) will display the latitude/longitude of that point.

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APRS Status

No data has been seen recently. Please check at findu.com to see if your data is being seen there.

Weather data was seen at findu.com around 81 days ago on 2014-07-03.

A recently received report from this station was

DW5728>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-5:@124702z3435.52N/08254.90W_000/002g005t083r000b10085h99

If this is not a weather report, then your station may not be transmitting weather reports, and this may be the problem. Check the recent reports at findu.com to see if any look like weather reports.

A reasonably recent weather report (81 days ago) received from this station was
DW5728>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-5:@124702z3435.52N/08254.90W_000/002g005t083r000b10085h99

Neighboring Stations

This is a list of stations that are close to this station.

You can also subscribe to an RSS feed to tell you when new stations come online in this area. Choose either within 100 miles or 250 miles . For stations covered by your Forecast Office: Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) .

SiteDistanceLocation
EW35851.0 milesNortheast Seneca, SC US (lat 34.6000°, long -82.9000°, altitude 221 metres) (data present)
KCEU5.9 milesNorth CLEMSON-OCONEE COUNTY AIRPORT , SC, United States (lat 34.6722°, long -82.8814°, altitude 272 metres) (data present)
DW82836.2 milesNorth Seneca, SC US (lat 34.6760°, long -82.9515°, altitude 289 metres) (data present)
KJ4YLP9.3 milesNorthwest Seneca, SC US (lat 34.7044°, long -83.0058°, altitude 274 metres) (data present)
KN4SWB13.0 milesSoutheast Anderson, SC US (lat 34.5013°, long -82.7145°, altitude 0 metres) (data present)
KAND13.4 milesSoutheast ANDERSON COUNTY AIRPORT, SC, United States (lat 34.4977°, long -82.7097°, altitude 238 metres) (data present)
CW830215.5 milesSouth Hartwell, GA US (lat 34.3697°, long -82.9487°, altitude 210 metres) (data present)
KLQK19.3 milesNortheast Pickens County Airport, SC, United States of America (lat 34.8100°, long -82.7029°, altitude 309 metres) (data present)
EW390520.9 milesNortheast Liberty, SC US (lat 34.8250°, long -82.6797°, altitude 312 metres) (data present)
KTOC21.7 milesWest Toccoa Rg Letourneau Field, Toccoa, GA, United States of America (lat 34.5928°, long -83.2964°, altitude 304 metres) (data present)

The sites marked above thus did not report continuously during the analysis period, so the offsets may (probably will) not be accurate.

Location Formats

The location is shown in three different formats. Each of these is used in some software, and is shown on some websites.

Degrees Minutes Seconds: VWS/VWSAPRS, WeatherLink 5.5, WeatherLink (5.2-5.4), WeatherView (Linux)

Decimal degrees: FreeWX, WeatherView32 (PC application)

LORAN: WeatherDisplay, WUHU, Henriksen WServer

Resources

CWOP Home: This describes the whole CWOP program and has a large amount of useful information.

CWOP Siting Guide (PDF): This is a guide to siting and operating a CWOP station. This is a must-read document.

Another CWOP Guide (PDF): This is another guide to siting and operating a CWOP station. This is a must-read document.

Urban Siting and Operations (PDF): This is a guide to siting and operating a CWOP station in an urban environment.

APRS WX Message format: This describes the actual format of the messages transmitted that carry WX information.

WXQC Mailing List: This is a mailing list where data quality issues are discussed. Assistance with software configuration can often be found here.

Topo Map Reading Guide: How to read USGS topographic maps, with a good section on reading contours.

Geographically nearby web pages: Use Geourl to find web pages that deal with locations geographically close to this site.


Overall website comments, problems etc to Philip Gladstone
Page layout last modified Sunday, 21 September 2014
Questions for this weather station owner/operator to David
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