Weather Station Mounting Options Presented

By: CWS3175, 6:18 PM GMT on June 30, 2014

Because weather monitoring applications vary widely, Columbia Weather Systems offers a variety of options for mounting weather station sensors.

•The Roof Mount Kit includes hardware and guy wires necessary to mount and stabilize a mast to a rooftop. It can be used with either optional 10-foot fiberglass or steel mast, sold separately.

•The Wall Mount Kit includes the hardware to mount a mast to the side of a building. It can be used with th...

Partnering with World-Class Leaders in the Field of Meteorology

By: CWS3175, 6:09 PM GMT on May 22, 2014

Nader and Martha represented Columbia Weather at the recent Celebrate Trade Gala, a partnership of the Oregon Consular Corp, the State of Oregon and the City of Portland. Thanks to Peter Pomponi (below right) of Met One, one of our sensor suppliers, which received the Oregon Export Leader Award. Congratulations!

We are pleased to partner with world-class leaders in the field.

Weather MicroServer Supports DNP3 Communication

By: CWS3175, 9:48 PM GMT on March 05, 2014

Columbia Weather Systems’ Weather MicroServer offers DNP3 ethernet communication to interface CWS weather stations with process automation systems used primarily in utilities such as electric and water companies.

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Orion Weather Stations support satellite tracking for Universal Space Network

By: CWS3175, 7:57 PM GMT on February 10, 2014

Universal Space Network, Inc. (USN) provides ground network services that support telemetry, tracking and control, and data downlink operations for satellites and launch systems. USN uses Orion LX Weather Stations at their operation sites in Hawaii, Alaska, and Australia.

“We use the weather station at our satellite tracking stations to monitor wind speed, barometric pressure and precipitation,” says Don Gittle, Ground Systems Manager. “If wind spe...

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New App Note: Industrial Automation Interface to Weather Stations

By: CWS3175, 9:49 PM GMT on January 23, 2014

Columbia Weather Systems has developed interfaces for our weather stations to be used directly with common industrial automation systems such as SCADA, DCS, and PLC systems. These systems are used in industrial manufacturing, as well as government facility and infrastructure operations and maintenance. This new application note describes the options with diagrams.

Click to access "Industrial Automation: Interfacing CWS Weather Stations to SCADA, DCS, and...

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