Air Quality Studies Continue in the Nashville-Smyrna Area



The NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory has deployed
a mobile weather station/wind profiler to collect data at the
National Weather Service Office at Old Hickory until July 15th.
These data, along with data collected from a NOAA WP-3D
research aircraft temporarily based in Smyrna, TN, will be
used in a study of Southeast U.S. air quality. The near real
time observations are online at

under site name "Old Hickory."

Below, are a few photos of the profiler system presently located
at the National Weather Service Forecast Office at Old Hickory,
followed by an example of the type of data available at the
web address listed above (i.e., a "snapshot" of Old Hickory
data from May 24, 2013)

(This is a "Snapshot"  of the Old Hickory Profiler data from 06/30/13)



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