FOLSOM DAM - FOLSOM POINT (DYKE 8)

Map of surrounding area

Station IDFLDElevation350' ft
River BasinAMERICAN RCountySACRAMENTO
Hydrologic AreaSACRAMENTO RIVERNearby CityFOLSOM
Latitude38.693054Longitude-121.129723
OperatorNational Weather ServiceData CollectionDATA XCHG-NWS

Additional types of information available:   Precipitation Averages


The following data types are available online. Select one of the links below to retrieve recent data.

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 01/31/1989 to present.
ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE, inches 17 (event) (BAR PRE)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches 16 (event) (RAINTIP)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY, % 12 (event) (REL HUM)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f 4 (event) (TEMP)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
WIND, DIRECTION, deg 10 (event) (WIND DR)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
WIND, SPEED, mph 9 (event) (WIND SP)ALERT 10/01/1995 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2 (monthly) (RAIN)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1955 to present.


Station comments:

04/01/2005Decoding parameters adjusted to account for the 3 km wind run. Previous values were 1/3 of the correct value. Wind gusts are smoothed. Higher instantaneous gusts can be inferred above any reading.