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Delaware and SE Pennsylvania - Climate, Air Temperature, Meteorology, Precipitation - DEOS (2004-2015)

Delaware Environmental Observing System (DEOS) weather station network

Variables:  temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, barometric pressure, precipitation, pH, oxygen_ dissolved, nitrogen_ total, phosphorus_ total, salinity, solids_ total suspended, gage height, discharge

Standard Variables:  Barometric pressure|Discharge|Gage height|Nitrogen, total|Oxygen, dissolved|pH|Phosphorus, orthophosphate total|Precipitation|Relative humidity|Salinity|Solids, total suspended|Temperature|Wind direction|Wind gust speed

Date Range:  (2004-2015)

Dataset Creators/Authors:  Delaware Environmental Observing System (DEOS)

Contact:  Delaware Environmental Observing System 212 Pearson Hall University of Delaware Newark, DE 19716-2541 Phone: Phone: (302) 831-6906 or use website form to contact DEOS

Field Area:   Christina River Basin | Other Research Sites in CRB

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  • Description

    The Delaware Environmental Observing System (DEOS) is a tool for decision makers involved with emergency management, natural resource monitoring, transportation, and other activities throughout the State of Delaware. DEOS also provides both State agencies and the citizens of Delaware with immediate information as to environmental conditions in and around the State.

    DEOS is a real-time system dedicated to monitoring environmental conditions. DEOS consists of three main components:
    The DEOS Environmental Monitoring and Observing Network (DEMON), a network of approximately thirty new meteorological observation sites coupled with existing weather and other environmental observation sites in and around Delaware.
    The DEOS Integrated Visualization and Analysis System (DIVAS), an integration of surface weather observations with National Weather Service WSR-88D radar estimates of precipitation, thereby providing estimates of meteorological and environmental variables over a high spatial resolution grid
    The DEOS Analysis Systems (DAS), designed to provide decision support in a variety of environmentally-sensitive areas.
  • Keywords

    hydrology, meteorology, stream chemistry, delaware, pennsylvania

    XML Metadata

    XML is in ISO-19115 geographic metadata format, compatible with ESRI Geoportal Server.

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    Delaware Environmental Observing System (DEOS) (2015). "CZO Dataset: Delaware and SE Pennsylvania - Climate, Air Temperature, Meteorology, Precipitation (2004-2015) - DEOS." Retrieved 08 Dec 2019, from


Delaware, Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey - Meteorology/Stream Chemistry/Hydrology

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