Avondale Station Details

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Name: Avondale
Location: 1 mi SE Avondale
Latitude: 38.2056
Longitude: -104.3290
Elevation: 4630'
Num. of Daily Obs.: 9553
Num. of Hourly Obs.: 230053
First Observation: Jun 4, 1992
Last Observation: Feb 18, 2019
Irrigation type: full
Comment: Station moved February 2017. New location in grass with alfalfa field direction to the north. Sub irrigated by nearby ditch, only need to flood a couple times per summer. Previous site: Approaching Ref conditions Low ET rates Predominant daytime growing season winds N (probably bad data) Ground cover appears non-irrigated – sparse grass
Owner: Tom Rusler
Sponsor(s): CSU Ag Experiment Station - Fort Collins, CSU Arkansas Valley Research Center, CSU Dept of Bioag Sci & Pest Mgt, Colorado Dept of Natural Resources