Site Information
Site Name Elevation (feet) Latitude Longitude HUC Basin
Grandview 1100 60 36.50 149 03.75 19020302

Kenai Peninsula

Date Record Begins Cooperators and Sponsors

October 1, 1982

Chugach National Forest-Avalanche Information Center, AK Railroad assists with access and maintenance.

Parameter Sensor Model Physical Description and Orientation

Air Temperature

HMP45C (-40 -- 140 deg F)

Mounted on MET tower at 16 6

Relative Humidity

HMP45C (0-100%)

Mounted on MET tower at 16 6

Snow Depth

Judd Snow Depth Sensor

Mounted on MET tower above pillow at 15 2

Snow Water Transducer 4 stainless steel snow pillows with snow stakes.
Solar Radiation

Li-Cor Pyranometer LI200X

Mounted on MET tower at 17 2

Storage Precipitation


12' rocket type precipitation gauge with alter shield.

Tipping Bucket

Texas Electronics TR-525USW-R2

8 gauge mounted on Met tower at 18 0

Data Collection
Data Collection Platform Data Collection Program Sensor Update Rate


5 Minutes