SNOTEL

Country USA
Stations 441
Organisation U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
Contact Mike Strobel
Website http://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/
Official References Leavesley et al, "A Modelling Framework for Improved Agricultural Water-Supply Forecasting", 2010,
Variables measured snow water equivalent
soil moisture
soil temperature
precipitation
air temperature
snow depth
Depths of soil moisture measurements 0.00 - 0.00 m
0.05 - 0.05 m
0.07 - 0.07 m
0.10 - 0.10 m
0.20 - 0.20 m
0.27 - 0.27 m
0.30 - 0.30 m
0.35 - 0.35 m
0.40 - 0.40 m
0.45 - 0.45 m
0.50 - 0.50 m
0.60 - 0.60 m
0.81 - 0.81 m
0.93 - 0.93 m
0.99 - 0.99 m
1.01 - 1.01 m
Soil Moisture sensors used Hydraprobe Analog (5.0 Volt)
Hydraprobe Analog (2.5 Volt)
Hydraprobe Digital Sdi-12 (2.5 Volt)
n.s.
Data availability from 1980-10-01 to 2017-03-13

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