CWOP Information for EW3242 (E3242) in Woodland, MI, US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 42° 44' 48" N (deg min sec), 42.7465° (decimal), 4244.79N (LORAN)
Longitude: 85° 6' 49" W (deg min sec), -85.1137° (decimal), 08506.82W (LORAN)
Elevation: 270 metres (886 feet) -- validated against 270 metres (886 feet) from Google
Location: Woodland, MI, US
County: Barry, MI
Forecast Office: Grand Rapids (GRR)
Weather station Manager/Operator: Jonathan
Station type/software: Weather Display / Davis Vantage Pro

The site location should be at the mark shown -- or very close. Clicking within the map area (or you can drag the 'EW3242' 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.

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APRS Status

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

Weather data was seen at around 1240 days ago on 2016-04-24.

A recently received report from this station was

EW3242>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-4:@241122z4244.78N/08506.83W_180/005g008t041r000p000P000b10189h68.WD 31

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 to see if any look like weather reports.

A reasonably recent weather report (1241 days ago) received from this station was
EW3242>APRS,TCPXX*,qAX,CWOP-4:@241122z4244.78N/08506.83W_180/005g008t041r000p000P000b10189h68.WD 31

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: Grand Rapids (GRR) .

MICLT12.0 milesSoutheast Charlotte, MI, United States Of America (lat 42.6509°, long -84.9160°, altitude 285 metres) (data present)
KY7013.5 milesNorth Ionia Cnty AP, Ionia, MI, United States of America (lat 42.9380°, long -85.0605°, altitude 249 metres) (data present)
DW380714.9 milesWest Middleville, MI, US (lat 42.6975°, long -85.3993°, altitude 259 metres) (data present)
W8AGT-1115.8 milesNorth Saranac, MI, US (lat 42.9649°, long -85.2045°, altitude 247 metres) (data present)
KFPK19.3 milesSoutheast Charlotte, Fitch H Beach Airport, MI, United States (lat 42.5764°, long -84.8124°, altitude 272 metres) (data present)
N8CTB19.3 milesWest Caledonia, MI, US (lat 42.8343°, long -85.4750°, altitude 235 metres) (data present)
KGRR22.7 milesNorthwest GERALD R. FORD INTERNATIONAL, MI, United States (lat 42.8808°, long -85.5228°, altitude 245 metres) (data present)
DW078322.9 milesEast Lansing, MI, US (lat 42.7383°, long -84.6630°, altitude 269 metres) (data present)
CW913423.6 milesNorthwest Grand Rapids, MI, US (lat 42.9378°, long -85.4992°, altitude 228 metres) (data present)
KLAN26.2 milesEast CAPITAL CITY AIRPORT, MI, United States (lat 42.7762°, long -84.5997°, altitude 261 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


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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.

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Overall website comments, problems etc to Philip Gladstone
Page layout last modified Sunday, 28 February 2016
Questions for this weather station owner/operator to Jonathan
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