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CRONOS Database » Mount Mitchell State Park (MITC)

Station: MITC - Mount Mitchell State Park        Date of first observation: June 26, 2008
Station type: ECONET - Tower what is this?         Maintenance Logs
City, State: Mount Mitchell, NC      County: Yancey County
Latitude: 35.7585°      Longitude: -82.2712°
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Climate division: NC01 - Southern Mountains
River basin: Nolichucky
Supported by: NC DENR Air Quality
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Current conditions at MITC as of Saturday, October 25th, 2014 @ 5:15 PM EDT (7 mins ago)
Temperature: 49.6 °F (9.8 °C)
Dew point: calculated at 33.9 °F (1.1 °C)       Relative humidity: 54%
Wind: West (268°) at 17 mph with gusts of 20 mph
Pressure: 810.5 mb (23.93 inHg) station pressure

Note: At 9:23 am EDT on March 30th, the Mount Mitchell Weather tower collapsed. We are working to get the tower restored. Until it is restored, wind parameters at 10m and 6m are invalid since this date.

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» Mount Mitchell State Park, NC (MITC) » Hourly Data Retrieval
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The first observation for this station is June 26, 2008
The most recent observation for this station is October 25, 2014

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Atmospheric Parameters Unit Height
Air Temperature (dry bulb) 2m
Dew Point (calculated using instantaneous temp and rh) 2m
Heat Index (calculated using instantaneous temp and rh) 2m
Wind Chill (calculated using instantaneous temp and wind) 2m
Station pressure 2m
Calculated Sea level pressure estimate 2m
Wind Parameters Unit Height
Calculated Log Wind Profile Calculate at ft.
Wind speed 10m
Wind direction 10m
Wind speed 6m
Wind direction 6m
Wind gust 10m
Moisture Parameters Unit  Height
Relative humidity percent (%) 2m
Hourly precipitation 1m
Hourly precipitation from impact sensor 2m
Soil Parameters Unit Depth
Soil temperature 0.01m
Soil moisture meters3/meters3 (m3/m3) 0.02m
Solar Radiation Parameters Unit Height
Photosynthetically active radiation µmole s-1m-2 2m
Solar radiation Watts/meter2 (W/m2) 2m
Other Weather Data
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Secondary Level Atmospheric Parameters Unit Height
Air Temperature (dry bulb) 10m
Dew Point (calculated using instantaneous temp and rh) 10m
Secondary Level Wind Parameters Unit Height
Wind speed 2m
Wind direction 2m
Secondary Level Moisture Parameters Unit Height
Relative humidity percent (%) 10m



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