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Dryden/Armstrong/Edwards

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SiteUser NameOperational?DescriptionDate
DrydenpodolskeYesSun tracker fixed.2018-07-16

  

Weather at Edwards Air Force Base, CA - via NOAA's National Weather Service
Fair and 76 F at Edwards Air Force Base, CA
Fair
Winds are Southwest at 10.4 MPH (9 KT). The pressure is 1011.1 mb and the humidity is 52%. Last Updated on Jul 21 2018, 2:58 am 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-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 : 75.7F, Clear - 4:05 AM PDT Jul. 21
Temperature: 75.7°F | Humidity: 54% | Pressure: 29.87in (Steady) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: SW | Wind Speed: 9.6mph
Today as of Jul. 21 3:00 AM PDT
Today - Sunny. Highs 91 to 101. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight as of Jul. 21 3:00 AM PDT
Tonight - Mostly clear. Lows 69 to 77. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday as of Jul. 21 3:00 AM PDT
Sunday - Sunny. Highs 95 to 105. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Excessive Heat Watch - Expires: 11:00 PM PDT
Excessive Heat Watch for Kern County in effect until 11:00 PM PDT on July 26, 2018

 

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