Site Information
Site Name Elevation (feet) Latitude Longitude HUC Basin
Sugarloaf Mountain 550 61 04.82 146 18.10 19020201 Valdez Arm
Date Record Begins Cooperators and Sponsors

July 14,2007

Prince William Sound Science Center assists with readings and maintenance.

Parameter Sensor Model Physical Description and Orientation

Air Temperature

YSI 44211 (-67 -- 187 deg F)

Mounted on Met tower at 16'3".

Barometric Pressure


In Nema Enclosure

Snow Depth

Judd Snow Depth Sensor

Mounted on Met tower above snow pillow at 17'6". 
Solar Radiation Li-Cor Pyranometer LI200X Mounted on Met tower at 16'3".

Storage Precipitation


16' rocket type precipitation gauge with alter shield.

Wind Speed/Wind Direction

RM Young

Mounted on Met tower at 25'.

Data Collection
Data Collection Platform Data Collection Program Sensor Update Rate
CR1000 1031.02 10 Seconds