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CaltechcoleenYes2018-02-06

Caltech/Pasadena (California Institute of Technology)

TCCON Status: Provisional

Located in Pasadena, CA

34.13623N, 118.126897W (Linde-Robinson coelostat - according to Google and phone GPS)
~230 masl on the roof (237 m according to a phone GPS)
~210 masl in the sub-basement?
Wennberg, Roehl, Blavier, Wunch

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The latest image looking South from the Millikan Library at Caltech:

South-looking webcam from Millikan Library, Caltech

Here's a YouTube video description of our fancy new LEED laboratory. Here's the link if it doesn't appear below:

Weather

Live weather station at Caltech:

http://tccon-weather.caltech.edu/

The current pyranometer level:

Is the dome open? It is currently  Sat, 24 Feb 2018 13:59:17 GMT, 05:59 PST.
 

Pasadena, CA weather via rssWeather.com
Pasadena, CA Weather :: 43F
43F
Overnight
Patchy frost. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Patchy frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

 

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 Treffers_AAS_Coelostat_2013.pdf
Dick Treffers' coelostat poster presented at the AAS in Long Beach, 2013.
7.9 MB10:33, 11 Jan 2013dwunchActions