precipitation sensor News

  • OTT launches new precipitation sensor

    OTT Hydrometry Ltd is launching a new sensor, known as OTT Pluvio2, for the accurate measurement of rain, snow and hail. Commenting on the new technology, OTT Managing Director Simon Wills says, 'The initial version of the Pluvio instrument was launched a few years ago. It offered users much greater resolution and accuracy across a broader range of weather conditions in comparison with older ...


    By The OTT Hydromet Group

  • Precipitation Sensor Added to Pulsar Line

    Precipitation in its various forms can have significant impact on a range of operations, making it crucial to have a reliable source for current weather conditions. The new Pulsar 100™ Weather Station from Columbia Weather Systems offers the latest technology in rich precipitation data.   The 24-GHz Doppler radar precipitation-only monitoring system was developed in response to the ...

  • 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 ...

  • Webinar Recording: Discover the new WS100 Precipitation Sensor

    Curious about innovative sensors in precipitation detection? Watch our on demand webinar and discover the new precipitation sensor WS100, which is based on smart radar technology! To the webinar recording of the new precipitation sensor ...

  • 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 ...

  • Lufft WS100 for Precipitation Monitoring - Register now for the webinar!

    Learn all you need to know about the new Lufft WS100 precipitation sensor in webinar on November 29, 2017. You are invited to our webinar about the Lufft WS100 radar precipitation sensor. Here you will learn everything important about the measurement technology, installation, calibration, fields of application, product benefits as well as its differentiation from other ...

  • `Mini` Sensor Family

    Using the newly developed "Mini" sensor family represents the best possible measurement solution for the detection of lowest discharge volumes such as the investigation of extraneous water or indirect discharge measurements. The flow velocity measurement method used is our proven and patented ultrasonic cross correlation. Optimised construction and shape of the sensors in conjunction with ...


    By NIVUS GmbH

  • Lufft WS100 for Precipitation Monitoring - Register now for the webinar!

    You are invited to our webinar about the Lufft WS100 radar precipitation sensor. Here you will learn everything important about the measurement technology, installation, calibration, fields of application, product benefits as well as its differentiation from other technologies. Presenters:  Kurt Nemeth is Program Manager for ...

  • OTT launches new Smart Weather Sensors

    Specialist hydrometeorological instrumentation company OTT Hydrometry has a long history in the development of leading edge sensor technology and the latest additions to the company's family of weather monitoring instruments exemplify the company's focus on high levels of performance combined with both simplicity of use and minimal maintenance. The newest version of the Pluvio2 offers the most ...


    By OTT HydroMet

  • Market launch of innovative snow depth sensor

    A new measuring tool for meteorological services, airports, road maintenance depots, and winter sport regions, as well as for the renewable energy production is now available from Lufft: the SHM31 measures snow depths of up to 15 metres in mere seconds. It is the successor to the tried-and-trusted SHM30, which has been a fixed part of Lufft's range of optical sensors since 2014. ...

  • New water velocity sensor is built for reliability

    OTT Hydromet has launched a new non-contact surface velocity radar (SVR) sensor that dramatically improves the simplicity and reliability of stream, river and open channel measurements. Located safely above the water flow, the instrument is protected from the harmful effects of storms and floods, and can be easily integrated into a remote monitoring system. “We are really excited about ...


    By OTT HydroMet

  • Biral Sensors used in Antarctic Climate-Change Research

    Sensors from meteorological specialists, Biral, are currently being used in Antarctic Climate-Change Research mission, headed by a French research group. The APRES3 campaign is a long term project with the aim of measuring precipitation in Antarctica, as well as monitoring climate change to understand the effect APRES3, ...

  • New Transport Brochure from Biral on Meteorological Sensors

    Biral’s range of visibility and present weather sensors are renowned for their quality and precision measurement of conditions in the road and rail environment. Each system can be tailored to precise needs and provides data to the forecast provider. Biral equipment provide present weather information in addition to  ...

  • Webinar Smart PV Monitoring with Smart Weather Sensors

    Udo Kronmüller, our Expert for Solar Monitoring held a webinar about best practise in various uses of smart weather sensors in PV monitoring applications.  He discussed in this webinar how, in addition to solar radiation, other environmental factors such as temperature, wind, precipitation and lightnings also affect the productivity and stability of utilities. The long-term ...

  • Climatronics Corporation offers a cost-effective solution for measuring precipitation (rain/snow) in remote locations and in virtually any environment.

    Climatronics Corporation’s 360 Series Precipitation Gauges are a cost-effective solution for unattended measurement of rain and snow in remote locations. The gravity-actuated self-tipping bucket empties itself once a precise amount of precipitation has been collected, automatically recording increment of volume that has been discharged. Since regular operator maintenance is not required, this ...


    By Climatronics Corporation

  • Dyacon Air Sensors Combine Temperature, Pressure, and Humidity

    Dyacon air sensors, both the Modbus-compatible and SDI-12 versions, are digital output sensors that measure air temperature, barometric pressure, and relative humidity.   The low-power sensor elements ...


    By Dyacon, Inc.

  • Call for climate sensors to gauge mountain warming risk

    Developing countries with mountainous areas need to improve their monitoring of local climate change and its impact on drinking water sources, a report warns. The ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Lufft announces new weather sensors WS510- and WS700-UMB

    At the end of this year, the German measurement and control technology company Lufft launches two new smart weather sensors on the market. Thereby, Lufft enhances its portfolio and completes the WS-family with the sensors WS510-UMB and WS700-UMB. With the development of the new measurement sensors, Lufft penetrates into the solar market and responds to the needs of its clients worldwide ...

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