[wxqc] Need help understanding Weather data quality

Karl Uppiano Karl.Uppiano at verizon.net
Fri Dec 12 23:52:59 CST 2008


Ray,

It looks to me as if your barometer is not adjusted for elevation. At 4265 
feet, your barometer will read significantly below barometers corrected to 
sea level. According to the web page, you need to add 141.5 millibars to 
correct your barometer to sea level.

Regards,
Karl

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From: "Ray Doering" <ray at akalawolf.com>
Sent: Friday, December 12, 2008 6:53 PM
To: <wxqc at lists.gladstonefamily.net>
Subject: [wxqc] Need help understanding Weather data quality

> I seem to be having problems with Barometer reading, not sure how to fix
>
> Weather Station is La Crosse WS-2317
>
> http://weather.gladstonefamily.net/site/D1323?days=28
>
> Thanks for any help.
> Ray
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