CWOP Information for N6FKW (AR106) in Auberry, CA, US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 37° 4' 38" N (deg min sec), 37.0772° (decimal), 3704.63N (LORAN)
Longitude: 119° 25' 45" W (deg min sec), -119.4292° (decimal), 11925.76W (LORAN)
Elevation: 1344 metres (4410 feet) -- validated against 1354 metres (4441 feet) from NED 1/3rd arc-second: Western Contiguous U.S.
Location: Auberry, CA, US
County: Fresno, CA
Forecast Office: San Joaquin Valley (HNX)
Weather station Manager/Operator: Vince
Station type/software: Davis Vantage Pro 2/Vue with Weatherlink

The site location should be at the mark shown -- or very close. Clicking within the map area (or you can drag the 'N6FKW' marker) will display the latitude/longitude of that point.

If the displayed location (or elevation) of the weather observing location is incorrect, please drag the marker to the right location (or click in the right location), and then send the updated information. Please note that we are trying to spot either the Stevenson Screen (or equivalent) or the location where the barometric readings are taken.

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 email them to ar106@photo.gladstonefamily.net.

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 2442 days ago on 2011-11-09.

A recently received report from this station was

N6FKW>APRS,TCPIP*,qAC,FIFTH:@091343z3704.60N/11925.72W_038/000g...t032r...p...P000h77b10224.DsVP

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 (2442 days ago) received from this station was
N6FKW>APRS,TCPIP*,qAC,FIFTH:@091343z3704.60N/11925.72W_038/000g...t032r...p...P000h77b10224.DsVP

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: San Joaquin Valley (HNX) .

SiteDistanceLocation
DW09941.4 milesSoutheast Auberry, CA, US (lat 37.0650°, long -119.4095°, altitude 1450 metres)
BMOC11.8 milesSoutheast Bald Mountain Near Auberry 5e (, CA, United States Of America (lat 37.0669°, long -119.4000°, altitude 1255 metres)
MTQC13.5 milesSoutheast Mountain Rest Raws Near Pine Ridge 1sw, CA, United States of America (lat 37.0542°, long -119.3722°, altitude 1266 metres)
DW09556.0 milesSouthwest Prather, CA, US (lat 37.0413°, long -119.5274°, altitude 501 metres)
AGWC16.6 milesNorthwest A.g. Wishon Powerplant Near Nort, CA, United States Of America (lat 37.1511°, long -119.5053°, altitude 476 metres)
CW64928.9 milesNortheast Shaver Lake, CA, US (lat 37.1521°, long -119.2984°, altitude 1790 metres)
EW56338.9 milesSoutheast Tollhouse, CA, US (lat 37.0000°, long -119.3000°, altitude 633 metres) (data present)
DW66789.7 milesSouth Clovis, CA, US (lat 36.9400°, long -119.4687°, altitude 444 metres)
CW645912.0 milesNorthwest North Fork, CA, US (lat 37.2355°, long -119.5195°, altitude 955 metres) (data present)
DW940915.7 milesWest Friant, CA, US (lat 36.9922°, long -119.6932°, altitude 202 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 Sunday, 28 February 2016
Questions for this weather station owner/operator to Vince
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