NYS Capital District Dec. 6, 2004 Snowfall


Five 1-Wire automated snowfall sensors were placed at different location in the NYS Capital District. They recorded the temperature, solar radiation, and the snow level.

Raw Sensor Data


* note that sensor s5600000032B8C926 had it's snowboard wiped at 17:50.


Photographs taken every 15 minutes

6A00000053F8602612062004 Sensor

The sensor recorded 0.9827 volts (2.7 inches) at 15:24. Because the sensor was calibrated at room temperature, there is a temperature bias. Correcting for the bias of 0.2945VDC gives a snow level of 3 inches. Manual measurements ranged from 3 to 3.25 inches.

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