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Station: NTYL - Taylorsville        Date of first observation: December 30, 2004
Station type: RAWS - what is this?        
City, State: Taylorsville, NC      County: Alexander County
Latitude: 35.91°      Longitude: -81.14°
Elevation: 1155 feet above sea level You may select another station if you wish:

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Climate division: NC04 - Central Piedmont
River basin: Upper Catawba
Supported by: US/State Forest Service
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This station is in the RAWS network. Parameter Metadata for RAWS stations:

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Air Temperature
platinum resistance
-58F to + 140F ( -50C to + 50C)
+/- 1F (+/- 0.6C)
Instantaneous
1min
10min
60min
Relative Humidity
film capacitance
0-100%
0-80%: +/- 2% at 25C, 80%-100%: +/- 5% at 25C
5sec
10min
60min
60min
Precipitation
tipping bucket
0 - 99.99in
within +/- 3% of total
continuous
1min
60min
60min
Wind Speed
cup anemometer or transducers
87 kts (0-100mph)
within +/- 5%
5sec
10min
60min
60min
Wind Direction
vane
0-360 degrees
within +/- 5%
1min
10min
60min
60min
Solar Radiation
photovoltaic detector
0 to 1300 W/m^2
+/- 5% of reading
1min
60min
60min
60min

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