Meteorological Monitoring News

  • Discover the NEW Lufft WS100 Radar Precipitation Sensor

    The Lufft WS100 is our precipitation sensor based on radar technology and with adjustable heating. It measures the speed of all forms of condensed water. These include rain, freezing rain, hail, snow and sleet. The low-energy sensor detects precipitation from the first drops. It measures the precipitation intensity of up to 200 mm/h and detects drops with a size of up to 5.0 ...

  • Lufft weather sensor supported Belgian team during Bridgestone World Solar Challenge 2017

    The Bridgestone World Solar Challenge is one of the most popular competitions for solar vehicles in the world. The spectacular race took place in mid-October and encompassed 3,000 kilometres across Australia. With the help of the Lufft WS504 intelligent weather sensor, the Belgian Punch Powertrain Solar Team finished in the top three. "The Australian solar race is among the most challenging in ...

  • Ground breaking Saildrone technology incorporates the Delta-T Devices SPN1 Pyranometer

    Delta-T Devices has revealed that its SPN1 Sunshine Pyranometer is being used to record solar radiation data aboard two Saildrones on a six-month, 4,000 nautical mile mission to the equator and back. The aim is to develop and extend the work of the existing Tropical Pacific Observing System. Saildrones (pictured left) are highly innovative autonomous sailing drones, which can be remotely ...


    By Delta-T Devices Ltd.

  • Discover the NEW LUFFT WS100

    Fast, safe & maintenance-free: The WS100 radar precipitation sensor in use  The Lufft WS100 is our maintenance-free radar precipitation sensor for meteorological monitoring. The only one of its kind - it recognizes the type and amount of precipitation from the first drop, and is preferred for remote locations. ...

  • Every second counts: the maintenance free WS100 precipitation sensor

    Especially in the cold and wet season, it is vital that operational decisions can be made and implemented within a few seconds. This is especially true for meteorological data evaluations for aviation and road traffic. With the WS100, sensor manufacturer Lufft developed a radar precipitation sensor detecting precipitation types and intensities quickly, reliably and maintenance-free with a ...

  • Solving Climate Change next week in Hong Kong! Meet us there and see how Gasmet contributes

    The 6th International Conference on Earth Science & Climate Change 2017 will be held in Hong Kong on September 18-19, 2017. The conference covers several topics such as Meteorology, Climate Change and Extreme Weather, Global Warming and Environmental Change and Technologies and Applications of Earth Science, bringing together Professors, Scientists, Professional delegates, ...


    By Gasmet Technologies Oy

  • Self-sufficient and contactless Flow Metering

    The new mobile NivuFlow Mobile 600 flow transmitter has been developed particularly for long-term measurements in full pipelines. Very high endurance is achieved thanks to energy-efficient algorithms, performance-optimised sensors and high-capacity rechargeable batteries. Utilising a five-minute-cycle for measuring and recording, it is possible to measure up to one year without battery ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • Real world comparison of Solar screens in road weather station installations

    CUSTOMER REPORTED THE FOLLOWING RESULTS FROM THE INSPECTION:  The Challenger helical MeteoShield protected the sensor from the dirt contamination better compared to the Reference. MeteoTemp temperature and humidity sensor shows minimal signs of dirt buildup. Most notable is the lack of dirt buildup on MeteoTemp inside ...


    By BARANI DESIGN

  • New issue of Meteorological Technology International (MTI) out now

    Discover our new article about solar monitoring, our Ceilometer ad and other solutions including Lufft technology in the latest issue of the MTI The new MTI edition out now and we're in: Discover our and our partners' latest weather observation solutions on the pages 71, 72 73 & 106f. ...

  • New ADJ_U* Met Data Option Offers Improved AERMOD Model Results for Many Sources

    The most recent scientific updates to U.S. EPA’s AERMET meteorological data processing tool (version 16216r) include a new regulatory default option, ADJ_U*. This new option, which was officially approved for regulatory use in May 2017 after an approximately three-year beta testing period, addresses a long-standing issue with AERMOD and is of interest to many industries. Below is a summary ...

  • New Generation of laser-based Snow Depth Detection

    Weather services, airports, road maintenance depot, ski resort managers as well as electricity producers can look forward to the new snow depth sensor SHM31 from Lufft. The new sensor is an advancement of the proven SHM 30 which was developed by Jenoptik in mid-2009 and incorporated into the Lufft range of optical sensors in mid-2014. It quickly detects snow depths up to 15 meters. ...

  • Watch Webinar About Efficient TALPA Workflow With Mobile Runway Weather Sensor

    Mobile Runway Pavement Sensor For Most Efficient Runway Weather Control You are invited to watch our webinar recording about measurement technology for runway weather detection and how to apply MARWIS in TALPA applications/workflows. Don't miss out! ...

  • PV Monitoring: Smart Solar Monitoring with Smart Weather Sensors

    A PV installation should earn money. But only if all system components operate without faults, the owner can reap the maximum benefits. That´s why you can only be sure if your system works properly, if you track environmental data in comparison to your actual output, which smart solar monitoring systems offer. Webinar about Increasing Efficiency with ...

  • Finding the Right Weather Monitoring System for Solar

    Optimizing a solar plant to achieve maximum return is a challenge. Columbia Weather Systems tackles environmental monitoring. Weather data accumulation is recorded accurately and is easily monitored remotely. Three weather station configurations are highly customizable and are designed to be adaptable to the specific needs of a solar plant. All three packages are high-quality weather stations ...

  • Mobile Runway Pavement Sensor For Most Efficient Runway Weather Control

    Visit this webinar and you will learn more about MARWIS, the compact, fast and digital sensor that can be mounted on all kinds of airport portal vehicles. It directly delivers the runway condition to mobile devices and stationary outputs such as in a control center (TWR). Therefore, it supports the airport operators in the patrol car during the runaway assessment without detours. Our expert ...

  • Weather Monitoring Aids in Expansion of Solar Power

    Weather has always been a challenge for solar. The growth of the industry is pushing it into territories where shifting weather conditions impact their effectiveness. Advanced weather monitoring is critical. It allows solar systems to adapt to their environment. Columbia Weather Systems, a professional weather monitoring system manufacturer located in Hillsboro, Oregon, offers weather stations ...

  • Lightning Detection for Outdoor Safety

    Lightning detection is now available with the Pulsar 800 Weather Station.   “The added lightning detection feature helps customers who are concerned with public safety in their planning of a wide range of outdoor activities,” CWS President Nader Khoury explains. “This ranges from sporting events, to public concerts and outdoor military ...

  • Intelligent Active Surface Sensor ARS31Pro-UMB at Schiphol Airport

    Success story of our Dutch Partner: The active road and runway weather sensor ARS31Pro-UMB will be installed at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam. The first phase is now going on and means placing ARS31-sensors in the runway “Kaagbaan”. Later this year sensors will be placed at the terminals. The active ARS31Pro-UMB sensor is flush-mounted in the road/runway surface ...

  • Lufft introduces laser-based snow depth sensor SHM31

    Some new features of the Lufft SHM31 snow depth sensor include, in particular, the different communication interfaces, which make the sensor fully compatible with Lufft's UMB standards. In addition, the sensor has an integrated window heater for the entry and exit points for the laser beam, as well as an in-built protractor for simple assembly.  The sensor is fitted with the RS232, RD485 ...

  • Meet your new time saver

    The GDT-S Prime modem will take care of the transfer of data from a sensor to you, wherever you are, whenever and however you want it. Plus, at any time or place you can perform a remote battery check, basic diagnostics, receive upgrades, set communication intervals, such as measurement and send intervals and set alarms.You can receive your data by e-mail or download it from the Eijkelkamp Web ...


    By Eijkelkamp Soil & Water

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