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Snow gauge

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A snow gauge is a type of instrument used by meteorologists and hydrologists in Canada to ... If the wind is strong enough, then the snow may be blown across the wind ... If the catch container has ...

How do measure snow accumulation with drifts and high winds ...

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Oct 29, 2013 ... When snow is blowing and drifting, accurate and precise measurement of snow accumulation is a difficult task. The trick in measuring snow ...

How is Snow Measured? | WeatherWorks

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Jan 7, 2016 ... One of the most fundamental tools observers use to measure snow is a ... When strong winds accompany snowfall, snow drifts can introduce ...

How to Measure Snowfall - SulCom

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Measure and record the greatest amount of snowfall that has accumulated on .... When strong winds have blown the snow, take several measurements where ...

How to Accurately Measure Snowfall - AccuWeather

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Jan 30, 2013 ... In order to get an accurate snow measurement, measure the depth of the snow. Taking a measurement of snow from the first snowflake or since ...

How to Measure Snow - CoCoRaHS - Community Collaborative ...

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You will have to measure more often than once daily under heavy snow ... Measuring new snow accumulation is easy when the snow falls without wind and isn't ...

Measuring snowfall in windy mountain areas | ScienceNordic

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Mar 5, 2014 ... The typical snow gauge measures solid precipitation by catching snow in large plastic buckets. Anybody who has experienced the Norwegian ...

Snow Measurement Guidelines - National Weather Service

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Measure and record the greatest amount of snowfall that has accumulated on .... When strong winds have blown the snow, take several measurements where ...

NeRAIN--> NeRAIN Data Site-How to Measure Snow

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Equipment; Measuring Precipitation; Measuring Snowfall; Snow Depth; Snow .... Under some circumstances (primarily strong winds), your 4" diameter gauge will  ...

HOw wELL ARE wE MEASuRINg SNOw? - cosmos

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need for increased precipitation measurement accu- racy requires a review of ..... catch efficiency of snowfall at moderate to high wind speeds. From Yang et al.

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How do you measure snow accumulation in high winds? | The ...

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Jan 23, 2012 ... Accurate and precise measurement of snow accumulation is a difficult task. The measurement tools are simple: a ruler or yardstick that ...

Snow Measurement Guidelines for National Weather Service ...

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snowstorms can paralyze large metropolitan areas and even isolate entire regions .... for measuring snowfall if winds are not blowing in a direction likely to blow ...

Compilation of Snowfall Measuring Guidance During Blowing and ...

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But when the wind blows, measuring snow becomes a real challenge. We deal ... Because of the very strong winds with these storms, snow was blown from the ...