CAPLES LAKE

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Station IDCAPElevation8000' ft
River BasinAMERICAN RCountyALPINE
Hydrologic AreaSACRAMENTO RIVERNearby CityKIRKWOOD
Latitude38.710000Longitude-120.042000
OperatorUS Bureau of ReclamationData Collection

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Sensor DescriptionSensor NumberDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2 (daily) (RAIN)COMPUTED 10/01/2003 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches 45 (daily) (PPT INC)COMPUTED 01/03/1987 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches 18 (daily) (SNOW DP)COMPUTED 10/01/2004 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches 3 (daily) (SNOW WC)COMPUTED 01/01/1970 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT(REVISED), inches 82 (daily) (SNO ADJ)COMPUTED 01/01/1970 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR AVERAGE, deg f 30 (daily) (TEMP AV)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MAXIMUM, deg f 31 (daily) (TEMP MX)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MINIMUM, deg f 32 (daily) (TEMP MN)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches 16 (event) (RAINTIP)SATELLITE 07/30/1998 to present.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts 14(hourly)(BAT VOL)SATELLITE 01/01/1995 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2(hourly)(RAIN)SATELLITE 12/04/1986 to 07/24/1998.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches 16(hourly)(RAINTIP)SATELLITE 08/01/2002 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches 18(hourly)(SNOW DP)SATELLITE 09/23/1998 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches 3(hourly)(SNOW WC)SATELLITE 12/04/1986 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f 4(hourly)(TEMP)SATELLITE 12/04/1986 to present.
WIND, DIRECTION, deg 10(hourly)(WIND DR)SATELLITE 08/23/2002 to present.
WIND, DIRECTION OF PEAK GUST, deg 78(hourly)(PEAK WD)SATELLITE 08/23/2002 to present.
WIND, PEAK GUST, mph 77(hourly)(PEAK WS)SATELLITE 08/23/2002 to present.
WIND, SPEED, mph 9(hourly)(WIND SP)SATELLITE 08/23/2002 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches 18 (monthly) (SNOW DP)MANUAL ENTRY 04/01/1939 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches 3 (monthly) (SNOW WC)MANUAL ENTRY 04/01/1939 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT(REVISED), inches 82 (monthly) (SNO ADJ)MANUAL ENTRY 04/01/1939 to present.


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