HJA newt logoHJ Andrews
Login Donate
 
 

MS001

Attributes in entity 20: Snow water equivalence and snow depth based on episodic snow course measurements near the station

     Details
1. STCODE
Definition: Study code
Domain: enum
2. FORMAT
Definition: Entity number
Units: number
Domain: range (minimum = 20.    maximum = 20.)
3. SITECODE
Definition: Site code
Domain: place
4. PROBE
Definition: Probe number code
Domain: enum
5. DATE_TIME
Definition: Date and time (PST) of probe reading
Units: date as datetime type
Domain: range (minimum = Feb 2 1994 1:10PM    maximum = Dec 3 2010 3:00PM)
6. SWE_COURSE
Definition: Snow water equivalence determined from from snow cores taken along a transect or at four corners of the snow pillow
Units: millimeters
Domain: range (minimum = 0.    maximum = 1875.)
7. FE1
Definition: Snow water equivalence flag
Domain: enum
8. SNOW_DEPTH
Definition: Snow depth is measured from snow cores along a transect, or snow cores or snow stakes near each corner of a snow pillow
Units: millimeters
Domain: range (minimum = 0.    maximum = 4229.)
9. FE2
Definition: Snow depth flag
Domain: enum
10. SWE_METHOD
Definition: Method used to calculate snow water equivalence: standard snow course calculation procedures or estimated based on snow depth at snow stakes and snow density along snow course
Domain: enum
11. DEPTH_CHK
Definition: Snow depth is measured under the snow depth sensor as a check reading (begins WY 1999) - only listed in conjunction with probes: CENMET02, UPLMET02, VANMET02
Units: millimeters
Domain: range (minimum = 0.    maximum = 4115.)
12. COMMENTS
Definition: Comments regarding snow conditions or any unusual modifications or disruption to the standard protocol
Domain: freetext