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Dryden/Armstrong/Edwards

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SiteUser NameOperational?DescriptionDate
DrydenpodolskeYesSun tracker firmware and IFSloop upgraded2018-10-04

  

Weather at Edwards Air Force Base, CA - via NOAA's National Weather Service
Partly Cloudy and 28 F at Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Partly Cloudy
Winds are Calm. The pressure is 1030.3 mb and the humidity is 100%. Last Updated on Jan 23 2019, 5:58 am 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; off-site during June 2017-May 2018

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 thermal vacuum testing of OCO-3 hardware and was operational there until May 14, 2018.  Measurements commenced at NASA Armstrong (formerly Dryden) on June 1, 2018.

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)

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Weather Underground

Edwards, CA Weather from Weather Underground
Current Conditions : 27.5F, Clear - 6:53 AM PST Jan. 23
Temperature: 27.5°F | Humidity: 80% | Pressure: 30.44in (Steady) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: WNW | Wind Speed: 0mph
Today as of Jan. 23 6:00 AM PST
Today - Sunny. Highs 54 to 62. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight as of Jan. 23 6:00 AM PST
Tonight - Mostly clear. Lows 33 to 41. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday as of Jan. 23 6:00 AM PST
Thursday - Mostly sunny. Highs 57 to 65. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

 

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