CWOP Information for DW9589 (D9589) in Thousand Oaks, CA US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 34° 12' 54" N (deg min sec), 34.2150° (decimal), 3412.90N (LORAN)
Longitude: 118° 52' 48" W (deg min sec), -118.8800° (decimal), 11852.80W (LORAN)
Elevation: 227 metres (743 feet) -- validated against 224 metres (735 feet) from Google
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA US
County: Ventura, CA
Forecast Office: Los Angeles (LOX)
Weather station Manager/Operator: William
Station type/software: wview 5.20.2

The site location should be at the mark shown -- or very close. Clicking within the map area (or you can drag the 'DW9589' marker) will display the latitude/longitude of that point.

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NOTE: The Registered Location is the location that the station owner provided when they signed up with CWOP. Show location history.

There are no photographs of the station. If you are the site operator and have pictures of this location, then please upload them to Flickr (detailed instructions) and add the two tags 'wxtagged' and 'wx:cwop=d9589'. If the picture is of the weather station itself, then please also add the 'wx:station' tag as well.

You can try to find photographs from the area surrounding the site marker by clicking on Find nearby photographs.

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 785 days ago on 2012-05-28.

A recently received report from this station was

DW9589>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-1:@281244z3412.90N/11852.80W_045/000g000t049r000p000h80b10131.wview_5_20_2

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 (785 days ago) received from this station was
DW9589>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-1:@281244z3412.90N/11852.80W_045/000g000t049r000p000h80b10131.wview_5_20_2

Neighboring Stations

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

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SiteDistanceLocation
CW94431.2 milesNorthwest Thousand Oaks, CA US (lat 34.2297°, long -118.8895°, altitude 282 metres) (data present)
WB6PYK-13.1 milesNorthwest Camarillo, CA US (lat 34.2418°, long -118.9228°, altitude 132 metres) (data present)
DW09124.2 milesNorthwest Moorpark-Home Acres, CA US (lat 34.2673°, long -118.9167°, altitude 137 metres) (data present)
EW49214.5 milesSoutheast Westlake Village, CA US (lat 34.1722°, long -118.8213°, altitude 301 metres) (data present)
DW09154.9 milesNorth Moorpark-Downtown, CA US (lat 34.2858°, long -118.8797°, altitude 164 metres) (data present)
DW93955.3 milesSouthwest Newbury Park, CA US (lat 34.1753°, long -118.9587°, altitude 222 metres) (data present)
EW38558.5 milesWest Camarillo, CA US (lat 34.2355°, long -119.0272°, altitude 56 metres) (data present)
DW20708.6 milesWest Camarillo, CA US (lat 34.2311°, long -119.0299°, altitude 53 metres) (data present)
WD6CGF9.3 milesNortheast Simi Valley, CA US (lat 34.2895°, long -118.7438°, altitude 315 metres) (data present)
DW94769.5 milesWest Camarillo, CA US (lat 34.2327°, long -119.0445°, altitude 47 metres) (data present)

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 Monday, 10 February 2014
Questions for this weather station owner/operator to William
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