Site Information
Site Name Elevation (feet) Latitude Longitude HUC Basin
Summit Creek 1400 60 37.06 149 31.72 19020302


Date Record Begins Cooperators and Sponsors

October 1, 1989

Chugach National Forest and AKDOT & PF; AKDOT & PF assist with readings and maintenance.

Parameter Sensor Model Physical Description and Orientation

Air Temperature

HMP45C (-40 -- 140 deg F)

Mounted on Met tower at 7'6".

Barometric Pressure

Campbell CS105

In NEMA box.

Relative Humidity

HMP45C (0-100%)

Mounted on Met tower at 7'6".

Soil Moisture #1 and #2

Vital A Series

4", 20"

Snow Depth

Judd Snow Depth Sensor

Mounted on Met tower at 67 above snow pillow.

Snow Water Transducer 10' diameter Hypalon snow pillow.
Solar Radiation

Li-Cor Pyranometer LI200X

Mounted on Met tower at 7'6".

Storage Precipitation


8' rocke type precipitation gauge with alter shield.

Tipping Bucket

Nova Lynx

Mounted with alter shield on pipe stand at 8'.

Wind Speed/Direction

Taylor thru 1/2 divider, 0-2500mv

Mounted on 20' wind tower 200' from site.

Data Collection
Data Collection Platform Data Collection Program Sensor Update Rate


5 Minutes