Site Information
Site Name Elevation (feet) Latitude Longitude HUC Basin
Exit Glacier 400' 60 11.42 149 37.27 19020202

Western Gulf

Date Record Begins Cooperators and Sponsors

July 2011

NPS - Kenai Fjords N.P.

Parameter Sensor Model Physical Description and Orientation

Air Temperature

Rotronic HC2 - S3 (-40 - 212 deg F)

Mounted on Met tower at 10'.

Relative Humidity

Rotronic HC2 - S3 (0 - 100%)

Mounted on Met tower at 10'.

Snow Depth

Judd Snow Depth Sensor

Mounted on Met tower above snow pillow at 9'.

Snow Water Transducer 10' Polypropylene, has bear protection.
Soil Moisture/Temperature Vitel Hydra II Soil Probe Probes at 2"; 8"; 20".
Solar Radiation

Li-Cor Pyranometer LI200X

Mounted on Met tower at 9'6".

Storage Precipitation


10' rocket type precipitation gauge with alter shield.

Tipping Bucket Precip

Texas Electronics, TR-525USW-R2

8" gauge, on Met tower at 10'.

Wind Speed/Wind Direction

RMYoung, model 05106

Mounted on Met tower at 21'.

Data Collection
Data Collection Platform Data Collection Program Sensor Update Rate
CR1000 1031.11 10 seconds for wind, 5 minutes for all other sensors