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ID: AVN01
Name: Avondale
Location: 1 mi SE Avondale
Latitude: 38.2056
Longitude: -104.329
Elevation: 4630'
Num. of Daily Obs.: 9040
Num. of Hourly Obs.: 217726
First Observation: Jun 4, 1992
Last Observation: Sep 23, 2017
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 CollinsCSU Arkansas Valley Research CenterCSU Dept of Bioag Sci & Pest MgtColorado Dept of Natural Resources