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Station: CLKN7 - Cape Lookout        Date of first observation: November 7, 1984
Station type: CMAN what is this?        
City, State: Cape Lookout, NC      County: Carteret County
Latitude: 34.62167°      Longitude: -76.525°
Elevation: 16 feet above sea level You may select another station if you wish:

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Climate division: NC07 - Central Coastal Plain
River basin: Bogue-Core Sounds
Supported by: NOAA
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This station is in the CMAN network. Parameter Metadata for CMAN stations:

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Air Temperature
thermistor
-40C to 60C
+/- 1.0C
90sec
2min
60min
60min
Dew Point
calculated
-30C to 40C
+/- 1.0C
1sec
2min
60min
60min
Relative Humidity
film capacitance
0-100%
within +/- 3%
1sec
2min
60min
60min
Pressure
aneroid barometer
800 - 1100 mb
+/- 1.0 mb
4sec
2min
60min
60min
Visibility
emitter/collector
0 - 8 miles
within +/- 10%
30sec
2min
60min
60min
Wind Speed
helicoid propeller
0 - 120 kts
+/- 3 kts or within 10%, whichever is greater
1sec
2min
10min
60min
Wind Direction
vane
0 - 360 degrees
+/- 10 degrees
1sec
2min
10min
60min
Wave Height
laser wavestaff
0 to 35m
+/- 0.2m
.39sec
14min
60min
60min
Sea Surface Temperature
thermistor
-5C to 40C
+/- 1.0C
1sec
2min
60min
60min

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