Charlotte Pier Weather Station - Rochester, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme
N 43° 15.747 W 077° 35.888
18T E 289129 N 4793237
Quick Description: This weather station is colocated with a light at the end of the shorter of the two piers leading to the Rochester Harbor at Charlotte. It is maintained by NOAA.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 4/16/2012 2:55:46 PM
Waymark Code: WME82M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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Long Description:
A windspeed and direction measuring device is the most easily identifiable feature of this station, and the pier is an ideal location for determining these measurements for boaters. Local Channel 10 uses the values measured here to communicate lake conditons. The other instruments aren't as easily identified from the ground, but humidity, barometric pressure and temperature are all determined here. Wind-chill and heat index can also be calculted.
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