Chatham Sound Meteorological Station Deployed 2016-01-26

The Lufft WS501 (S/N 143.1014.1009.039) Weather Station was deployed on 2016-01-26 at Chatham Sound. Chatham Sound is a sound on the North Coast of British Columbia, located between Dundas and Stephens Islands and the Tsimpsean Peninsula near Prince Rupert. This device is a Meteorological Station. Meteorological stations are instruments that make routine meteorological measurements on the atmosphere and are comprised of a suite of sensors. Typical examples of measurements include temperature, barometric pressure, humidity, rainfall, solar radiation, wind speed and direction. It was deployed on a fixed platform. Data from this deployment were archived and made available through Ocean Networks Canada's Oceans 2.0 digital infrastructure, with quality assurance and derived data products following established practices.

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Metadata Reference Date(s) July 5, 2021, 17:42 (UTC) (Creation)
September 24, 2021, 12:49 (UTC) (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) September 23, 2021 (Creation)
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Field Value
Ocean Variables Surface Currents
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
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Point of Contact
  • Name: Ocean Networks Canada Society
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    Role: Custodian
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  • Individual Name: Ocean Networks Canada Society
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    Role: Custodian
Spatial Extent {"coordinates":[-130.3335,54.234367],"type":"Point"}
North Bounding Latitude 54.234367
South Bounding Latitude 54.234367
East Bounding Longitude -130.3335
West Bounding Longitude -130.3335
Temporal Extent Begin: 2016-01-26
Vertical Extent Min: -7.0
Max: -7.0
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