CWOP Information for DW2855 (D2855) in East Tawakoni, TX, US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 32° 53' 32" N (deg min sec), 32.8922° (decimal), 3253.53N (LORAN)
Longitude: 95° 57' 31" W (deg min sec), -95.9586° (decimal), 09557.51W (LORAN)
Elevation: 139 metres (457 feet) -- validated against 138 metres (453 feet) from NED 1/3rd arc-second: Eastern United States
Location: East Tawakoni, TX, US
County: Rains, TX
Forecast Office: Dallas/Fort Worth (FWD)
Weather station Manager/Operator: Ric
Station type/software: Davis Vantage Pro 2 Plus with Weatherlink

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APRS Status

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Weather data was seen at around 1322 days ago on 2015-04-04.

A recently received report from this station was


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A reasonably recent weather report (1432 days ago) received from this station was

Neighboring Stations

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

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EW41124.1 milesSouthwest Terrell, TX, US (lat 32.8672°, long -96.0220°, altitude 167 metres) (data present)
DW519812.3 milesWest Quinlan, TX, US (lat 32.9483°, long -96.1595°, altitude 153 metres) (data present)
UR40713.1 milesSouth Ewillw, TX, United States Of America (lat 32.7078°, long -96.0069°, altitude 159 metres) (data present)
UR11913.2 milesSouth Edgewd, TX, United States Of America (lat 32.7025°, long -95.9330°, altitude 138 metres) (data present)
KGVT13.6 milesNorthwest Greenville / Majors, TX, United States (lat 33.0678°, long -96.0653°, altitude 163 metres) (data present)
UR26319.5 milesSouthwest Terrel, TX, United States Of America (lat 32.7302°, long -96.2334°, altitude 147 metres) (data present)
AN54920.2 milesNorthwest Greenville C1006/198, TX, United States of America (lat 33.1531°, long -96.1156°, altitude 160 metres) (data present)
KTRL22.0 milesSouthwest TERRELL MUNICIPAL AIRPORT, TX, United States (lat 32.7092°, long -96.2674°, altitude 145 metres) (data present)
CW127522.7 milesWest Royse City, TX, US (lat 32.9690°, long -96.3390°, altitude 166 metres) (data present)
UR14822.7 milesSoutheast Grsaln, TX, United States Of America (lat 32.6716°, long -95.6684°, altitude 113 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


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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 Ric
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