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Offline ggsteve

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Score one for the Bloomsky
« on: August 03, 2017, 10:34:58 AM »
We had a vigorous rain yesterday afternoon.  We just missed the really heavy stuff but it came down hard for a while.  Here are my precip readings:

Rainwise Mk III - .67" (on eve of roof)
Rainwise Rainew - .68" (on post next to Cocorahs gauge)
Bloomsky 2 - .75" (on post in front yard)
Cocorahs - .77" (on post in back yard)

The Rainew and Cocorahs are usually within a bucket tip, but that has been at lower precip rates.  The Bloomsky is often all over the place.  I was close to an even better test.  5 miles away at my high school the Davis VP2 registered 2.59" yesterday including .99" in 26 minutes.
« Last Edit: August 03, 2017, 10:14:02 PM by ggsteve »
Rainwise Mk III w/wind extension, Oracle Multi & IP-100  West Townsend, MA
Wunderground: https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=KMATOWNS8#history
https://rainwise.net/weather/steve01474
http://www.pwsweather.com/obs/MORSE1.html
http://www.awekas.at/en/instrument.php?id=12597
CWOP: http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/wxpage.cgi?call=EW7173
CoCoRaHS: MA-MD-47
Skywarn Spotter ID: 16-266
Bloomsky Sky2

Davis Vantage Pro2 w/WL Fitchburg H.S., Fitchburg, MA
Wunderground: https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=KMAFITCH5#history
CoCoRaHS: MA-WR-52

Offline hankster

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Re: Score one for the Bloomsky
« Reply #1 on: August 03, 2017, 09:21:15 PM »
Even a blind squirrel finds a nut once in awhile :)