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Jornada Basin LTER


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Jornada Basin LTER: Wireless meteorological station at NPP P-SMAL site: 1-second summary precipitation data: 2013 - ongoing

1-second summary precipitation data at NPP P-SMAL met station. Total precipitation per second is recorded only if there is measurable precipitation. This is recorded at an automated meteorological station installed at Jornada LTER NPP P-SMAL site.. This climate station is operated by the Jornada LTER Program. IMPORTANT: Rainfall is only recorded when a bucket tip occurs on the tipping bucket rain gauge. If there is missing data due to equipment or other problems, there will be no indication of this within this dataset. The user needs to review precipitation values in the 30 minute or hourly summary datasets to determine if there are missing data in this 1 second detailed precipitation dataset. Reference the package i.d.'s knb-lter-jrn.210437026, knb-lter-jrn.210437041, and knb-lter-jrn.210437056 for the NPP P-SMAL met station 30 minute, hourly, and daily summary datasets, respectively. This is an ONGOING dataset.

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Spatial / Geographical Coverage Area
POLYGON ((-106.865 32.669, -106.713 32.669, -106.713 32.488, -106.865 32.488))
Environmental Data Initiative (EDI)
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Lter-jrn-met-ps -- Npp P-smal Site. Precise Geographic Coordinates Of The Meteorological Station Are Available Upon Request; Please Contact The Data Manager.
Temporal Coverage
March 28, 2017 to July 1, 2021
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Data Manager
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Program Code
005:040 - Department of Agriculture - National Research
Bureau Code
005:18 - Agricultural Research Service
Source ID
Jornada Basin LTER