Snow depth sensor is approximately 68" above ground. Sensor array is 108" above ground.

Water temperature sensor has yet to be calibrated.

Installation details

Installed: June 7, 2017


  • Personal weather station (Ambient Weather WS-2095)
  • Custom-fitted heated precipitation gage (Flex Watt 3" reptile heating tape)
  • Snow depth sensor (MaxBotix MB7364 HRXL-MaxSonar-WRS ultrasonic rangefinder)
  • Water temperature probe (Adafruit DS18B20 waterproof temperature sensor)
  • Webcam (ELP Megapixel Dome USB camera)
  • Managed with raspberrypi and pywws and hosted with django.

    Post-installation photo looking southwest