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Eglin AFB Uses Weather Stations from Columbia Weather Systems
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Eglin AFB Uses Weather Stations from Columbia Weather Systems

Four Orion LX Weather Stations(TM) are used for isolated weather monitoring for security equipment" at Test Site C-3 of the 46th Test Wing at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. Eglin AFB is the premier test and evaluation center for Air Force air delivered weapons, navigation/guidance systems and Command and Control systems. Orion LX Weather Stations utilize an all-in-one sensor head with...

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IBM Inventors Create Warning System to Accurately Analyze, Assess and Predict Natural Disasters

ARMONK, N.Y. -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) inventors have developed a patented natural disaster warning system, which uses analytics to improve the effectiveness and timeliness of post-event rescue efforts in cities and other locations where efficient emergency response is essential following a natural disaster. It also offers a means to accurately predict the location and timing of subsequent catastrophic...

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Virginia Tech Wins Solar Decathlon Europe with Orion 420(TM) Weather Station
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Virginia Tech Wins Solar Decathlon Europe with Orion 420(TM) Weather Station

Taking first prize at Solar Decathlon Europe, Virginia Tech's entry uses an Orion 420 Weather Station from Columbia Weather Systems to help monitor energy efficiency in the "lumenHAUS." Modeled after the biennial US Solar Decathlon sponsored by the Department of Energy, SD Europe hosted its inaugural competition this summer in Madrid. The competition pits university teams in an effort to design...

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Iowa WMD Hazmat Outfits with Portable Weather Stations from Columbia Weather Systems
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Iowa WMD Hazmat Outfits with Portable Weather Stations from Columbia Weather Systems

Magellan portable weather stations(TM) from Columbia Weather Systems are shipping to the Des Moines Fire Department. According to Captain Robert Cox, the state of Iowa has set up seven WMD Hazmat teams to respond to WMD events anywhere in the state. Apparatus for each team will be outfitted with a portable weather station and WeatherMaster Software for use on all hazmat runs to support decisions...

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The National Science Foundation, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab, Boeing and Iridium Successfully Demonstrate Space Weather Observation

LAUREL, Md. - The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), with help from The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] and Iridium Communications Inc. [Nasdaq: IRDM], has successfully implemented a new space-based system to monitor Earth's space environment. Known as the Active Magnetosphere and Planetary Electrodynamics Response Experiment (AMPERE), the system provides real-time magnetic...

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Preassembled Weather Station mounts to pole, mast, or pipe.

Met Station One weather station includes air temperature, humidity, and barometric pressure sensors housed in solar radiation shield placed below mechanical wind direction and speed sensor. Wind direction sensor data output uses rolling 3 sec vector average to calculate wind direction units in degrees, while all other parameters are reported on rolling 3 sec scalar average. Unit includes u-bolt...

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Virginia Tech Solar House Competes in Solar Decathlon Europe
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Virginia Tech Solar House Competes in Solar Decathlon Europe

The Solar Decathlon - Europe begins in Madrid this month and the Virginia Tech Solar House is competing using an Orion 420(TM) weather station with Weather MicroServer(TM) and WeatherMaster(TM) Software to help optimize energy usage. The Orion 420 weather station from Columbia Weather Systems monitors rainfall, temperature, pressure, humidity and ultrasonic wind speed and direction with a compact...

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Netbook Package facilitates weather monitoring.
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Netbook Package facilitates weather monitoring.

For weather monitoring applications requiring dedicated computer, Weather Master(TM) Software Netbook Package is available for use with any weather station from Columbia Weather Systems. Package includes netbook computer and Weather Master Software with setup and factory configuration. In addition to real-time sensor monitoring, software provides data logging and reports, CAMEO/ALOHA...

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Providing "Potentially Life-Saving" Weather Info

Offering potentially life-saving" weather information is par for the course at Columbia Weather Systems (CWS), whose Capricorn 2000(TM) weather station is an integral component of Dixon Weather Service in Central Missouri. This not-for-profit organization offers local weather information along with National Weather Service (NWS) watches and warnings. "Our mission is to provide the citizens of the...

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