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Offline miraculon

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After many struggles getting a Kantronics KPC-3 and Davis VP2 with APRS logger working, it is now working well. At least as viewed on

When I look at the same time period on CWOP for station W8WLC-15, there is a lengthy gap in Temp/Humidity data and Baro. However, for the same exact time period the data as viewed on is perfect with no gaps or "anti-spike" dips.

I know that there have been some ongoing issues at findu/CWOP, is this just another one?

I'll attach the CWOP and APRS captures. The station in question (I configured the Kantronics and helped install the station) is W8WLC-15. Here is a direct link to CWOP data and to the APRS data plots. (you will have to adjust the time period if you want to view it online)

Update: all of a sudden the time gap is filled in with data on CWOP. The spike down is still there, but not on

Greg H.

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Offline Liamdog4

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Re: Dropout and data gap in CWOP but is OK for same period
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2020, 09:40:31 PM »
The same thing seems to happen on Gladstone CWOP site also ever day around 12 noon eastern time till around 20:00. The charts just have a gap on temp, dewpoint and baro and wind. I just wonder if its MADIS or CWOP site issue. Doesn't happen on MESOWEST.
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