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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
Mostly Cloudy and 81 F at Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Mostly Cloudy
Winds are Southwest at 9.2 MPH (8 KT). The pressure is 1007.5 mb and the humidity is 20%. The heat index is 79. Last Updated on May 20 2018, 12:58 pm PDT.


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; off-site during June 2017-May2018

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 June 2017, this system moved back to JPL for use during testing of OCO-3 hardware.

Phone number in container: 661 276 2990


ATom Overflights: 8/23/16, 1/24/17
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 : 84F, Scattered Clouds - 1:58 PM PDT May. 20
Temperature: 84°F | Humidity: 19% | Pressure: 29.74in ( Falling) | Conditions: Scattered Clouds | Wind Direction: SW | Wind Speed: 12mph
Today as of May. 20 1:00 PM PDT
Today - Sunny, breezy. Highs 74 to 84. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Tonight as of May. 20 1:00 PM PDT
Tonight - Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Breezy. Lows 53 to 63. West winds 15 to 25 mph.
Monday as of May. 20 1:00 PM PDT
Monday - Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs 70 to 80. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.


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