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SiteUser NameOperational?DescriptionDate
DrydenpodolskeNoAFRC TCCON shutdown on 20170530 and moved to JPL2017-06-05


Weather at Edwards Air Force Base, CA - via NOAA's National Weather Service
Fair and 51 F at Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Winds are Southwest at 8.1 MPH (7 KT). The pressure is 1016.7 mb and the humidity is 18%. The wind chill is 48. Last Updated on Feb 17 2018, 7:58 pm PST.


Edwards, CA, USA

TCCON Status: Provisional

34.959917N, 117.881069W, 700 m (permanent location)

34.958390N, 117.882161W, 699 m  (temporary location)
Laura Iraci, James Podolske, Jhony Zavaleta, Patrick Hillyard

Operational as of 2013-07-20

This instrument was originally set up at JPL by Coleen Roehl, Jean-Francois Blavier, and Norton Allen and was moved to Indianapolis during INFLUX, was moved back to JPL, and then to NASA Armstrong (formerly Dryden) in July 2013. Around Dec 2014, container was placed on poured pad at permanent location.

In spring of 2017, this system will move back to JPL for use during testing of OCO-3 hardware.

Phone number in container: 661 276 2990


ATom Overflight: 8/23/16
KORUS-AQ & SARP Overflights: 04/22/16 and 06/18/16
AJAX in- situ profiles at the Dryden TCCON station: 6/2/2015, 11/6/14, 6/18/14, 4/3/14, 2/5/14, 12/4/13, 11/4/13, and 9/27/13
ASCENDS Overflights: 2/10/16, 8/22/14
SARP: 6/23/14
SEAC4RS Profiles: 8/5/13 (DC-8) and 9/23/13 (DC-8 and ER-2)



Weather Underground

Edwards, CA Weather from Weather Underground
Current Conditions : 50F, Clear - 8:58 PM PST Feb. 17
Temperature: 50°F | Humidity: 26% | Pressure: 30.02in ( Falling) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: South | Wind Speed: 7mph
Tonight as of Feb. 17 8:00 PM PST
Tonight - Clear. Lows 35 to 45. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 35 mph.
Sunday as of Feb. 17 8:00 PM PST
Sunday - Sunny. Areas of blowing dust in the afternoon. Windy. Highs 57 to 67. West winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 55 mph.
Sunday Night as of Feb. 17 8:00 PM PST
Sunday Night - Partly cloudy. Areas of blowing dust. Very windy. Colder. Lows 28 to 38. West winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts to around 70 mph.
Wind Advisory - Expires: 4:00 PM PST
Wind Advisory for Kern County in effect until 4:00 PM PST on February 19, 2018


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