CWOP Information for EW5979 (E5979) in Elko NWS, NV, US

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Registered Location

Latitude: 40° 51' 35" N (deg min sec), 40.8598° (decimal), 4051.59N (LORAN)
Longitude: 115° 44' 32" W (deg min sec), -115.7423° (decimal), 11544.54W (LORAN)
Elevation: 1596 metres (5235 feet) -- validated against 1593 metres (5228 feet) from Google
Location: Elko NWS, NV, US
County: Elko, NV
Forecast Office: Elko (LKN)
Weather station Manager/Operator: Elko
Station type/software: Davis Vantage Pro 2/Vue with Weatherlink-IP

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