Weather Stations News

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Supports Launch of NOAA’s Next-Generation Geostationary Weather Satellite

    Aerojet Rocketdyne, a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AJRD), successfully supported the launch of the next-generation Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-R Series (GOES-R) for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and NASA. The mission was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V ...


    By Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc.

  • Europe must prepare for extreme weather

    Extreme weather, high winds and flooding are causing increasing disruption and damage in European cities, and local authorities and scientists are being warned that they need to act together to lessen the impact. Because storms do not respect country borders, regional long-term weather forecasting needs to be developed so that early warnings can be given for all areas that may be in the path of ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Europe collaborates to coordinate open ocean observatories

    European scientists are joining forces to better understand oceanic change, by coordinating ocean data acquisition, analysis and response on scales ranging from the provincial to the global. Marking a major milestone, the first Assembly of Members meeting of the European Multidisciplinary Seafloor and water-column Observatory (EMSO) will be held September 28-29th in Rome, Italy. Dr Henry Ruhl of ...

  • Hydro Excavator Low Profile Series Demonstration (Video)

    “Vac-Tron’s Low profile series has quickly become a much needed hydro excavator on jobsites around the country.  The LP series is Vac-Tron’s number one acquired hydro excavator by companies and municipalities and will be the most used piece of equipment in your fleet.” LP Series Vacuum Excavator There are many different models ...


    By Vac-Tron Equipment

  • Nor-Cal Controls Tahoe Met Station simplifies Data Gathering

    New solar PV farm projects require the use of meteorological (MET) weather stations to achieve and maintain efficiencies critical to power and revenue generation. Nor-Cal Controls ES, Inc. has meticulously engineered the Tahoe™ MET station to meet and exceed the exacting demands of this new industry using Lufft’s weather ...

  • Compact Weather Station – Now with Free Online Data Viewing and Sharing

    The Delta-T Devices WS-GP1 Weather Station is a complete, portable, research-grade solution for recording weather data. It can be carried by one person, set up in minutes, and requires minimal maintenance. The WS-GP1’s sensors measure rainfall, solar radiation, wind speed, wind direction, ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Compact Weather Station - Now with free online data viewing and sharing

    The Delta-T Devices WS-GP1 Weather Station is a complete, portable, research-grade solution for recording weather data. It can be carried by one person, set up in minutes, and requires minimal maintenance. The WS-GP1’s sensors measure ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Scientists observe first signs of healing in the Antarctic ozone layer

    Original story at MIT News Scientists at MIT and elsewhere have identified the “first fingerprints of healing” of the Antarctic ozone layer, published today in the journal Science. The team found that the September ozone hole has shrunk by more than 4 million square kilometers — about ...

  • New GPS met station offers rapid-deploy, real-time weather data

    The Magellan MX™ is a new weather station line from Columbia Weather Systems offering GPS and compass readings, particularly useful for vehicle and mobile applications requiring real-time met data on the go, such as incident command centers, broadcast, and hazmat vehicles. Magellan MX weathers stations offer several all-in-one parameter configurations. Depending on the model, ...

  • On-Site Calibration with weather sensors from Lufft

    Sometimes it is not possible to renounce for your meteorological stations for several days to ship them for calibration to a calibration laboratory. Nevertheless, the measurement technique should be calibrated at least every two years – The solution is on-site calibration! Two examples of such service I would like to present in more detail in this blog post: Lufft ...

  • Best service, best expertise: Lufft as supplier of Omenium

    When we decided to design our real-time weather monitoring system, we wanted to be able to offer our customers a complete range of sensors, for all their needs. While there are many companies out there offering a good selection of sensors, not one offered the full line that Lufft offers, and critically, the same level of precision. That motivated us ...

  • Smith & Loveless Launches Next Generation of Long-Lasting Above-Grade Pump Stations with First EVERLAST Shipments

    Smith & Loveless announces the next milestone in the company’s storied history of pumping system innovation: the shipment of its first EVERLAST Wet Well Mounted Pump Station. Speaking on the day of the shipment, Smith & Loveless President Frank Rebori addressed the achievement: “Today is a landmark day at Smith & Loveless…This is a great day for the company, a great ...


    By Smith & Loveless Inc.

  • LimnoTech Helping Community to Fund Buoy for 201

    After another successful season, the Holland/Grand Haven area weather buoy was retrieved recently from Lake Michigan. The device needs local support to be redeployed in 2016. The Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS) and LimnoTech are hosting an information session and local support campaign kick-off event on Monday, Dec. 7, at the Boatwerks restaurant in Holland. Thanks to a federal grant to the ...


    By LimnoTech Inc.

  • Lufft wins innovation award of Baden-Württemberg

    The measurement and control technology company Lufft was selected as one winner of the “Dr. Rudolf Eberle Prize” at “Haus der Wirtschaft” in Stuttgart. The award includes prize money of 10.000 Euros. With the innovation of its new mobile road sensor MARWIS, the company from Fellbach triumphed over a field of 77 competitors. Peter Hofelich, the state secretary of the ...

  • Weather as Art

    Normally utilized by industrial and government applications, Columbia Weather Systems' Orion Weather Station is featured as an instrument of music in a new art installation in the lobby of a new Microsoft building in Redmond, Wash. Portland-area artist Ethan Rose has created "Elements", a permanent art installation that interprets the weather with music. ...

  • Better Arctic Observations Needed to Meet Climate Change Challenges, Opportunities

    WMO is participating in the Arctic Circle Assembly in Reykjavik, Iceland, from 16-18 October to draw attention to the urgent need for better weather and climate observations and services in rapidly changing Polar regions. The temperature in the Arctic Circle is rising faster than anywhere else on Earth and the sea ice is shrinking at record levels. ...

  • Estuary research project highlights advantages of continuous monitoring

    Researchers from the south coast of England have established a small network of monitoring instruments in Christchurch Harbour and associated rivers to study the effects of weather events on water quality, and to better understand the magnitude and spatial/temporal variation of macronutrient fluxes - nitrogen (N), carbon (C) and phosphorus (P). The project, which is financed by a Natural ...


    By Xylem Analytics

  • RainWise Releases 2nd Generation Cellular Telemetry Unit, the TeleMET II

    RainWise Inc. has announced the release of their next generation TeleMET II cellular telemetry unit, offering the ultimate flexibly for transmitting weather data from their MK-III and AgroMET lines of weather stations to rainwise.net online cloud portal from remote areas with cellular service. The TeleMET II also delivers RainWise weather station data to other portals serviced by RainwiseNet such ...


    By RainWise Inc.

  • CWS Weather Station Utilized at Thailand's Busiest Industrial Port

    Pharos Marine Automatic Power, has incorporated the Magellan Weather Station by Columbia Weather Systems into their WXPro system with tide sensor installed at the busy industrial port of Map Ta Phut, Thailand. According to  ...

  • Paul O’Gorman: Extreme storm tracker

    Original story at MIT News Several winters back, while shoveling out his driveway after a particularly heavy snowstorm, Paul O’Gorman couldn’t help but wonder: How is climate change affecting the Boston region’s biggest snow events? The question wasn’t an idle one for O’Gorman: For the past ...

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