FORNI RIDGE

Map of surrounding area

Station IDFRNElevation7600' ft
River BasinAMERICAN RCountyEL DORADO
Hydrologic AreaSACRAMENTO RIVERNearby CitySTRAWBERRY
Latitude38.80500Longitude-120.21300
OperatorUS Bureau of ReclamationData Collection

Additional types of information available:   Snow Sensor Information


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

Sensor DescriptionDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches (daily) (RAIN)COMPUTED 10/01/2003 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches (daily) (PPT INC)COMPUTED 01/31/1989 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches (daily) (SNOW DP)COMPUTED 10/01/2004 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (daily) (SNOW WC)COMPUTED 03/01/1988 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT(REVISED), inches (daily) (SNO ADJ)COMPUTED 11/15/1980 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR AVERAGE, deg f (daily) (TEMP AV)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MAXIMUM, deg f (daily) (TEMP MX)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MINIMUM, deg f (daily) (TEMP MN)COMPUTED 10/01/2005 to present.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches (event) (RAINTIP)SATELLITE 12/17/1994 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (event) (SNOW WC)ALERT 12/17/1994 to 09/10/1998.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f (event) (TEMP)ALERT 12/17/1994 to 09/10/1998.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts (hourly)(BAT VOL)SATELLITE 09/18/1998 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches (hourly)(SNOW DP)SATELLITE 10/06/2004 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (hourly)(SNOW WC)SATELLITE 09/18/1998 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f (hourly)(TEMP)SATELLITE 09/18/1998 to present.


Station comments:

10/05/2012Site was upgraded to 300 baud.
07/23/2010Snow water sensor repaired 7/22/2010
01/27/2010Catastrophic snow water sensor failure 1/21/2010. Repair unlikely before late July 2010