Fittstown (FITT)

  • Station Number: 127
  • Location: 6.3 miles SW of Fittstown
  • County: Pontotoc
  • Commissioned: 05/11/2005
  • Latitude: 34.552050° / 34° 33' 7" N
  • Longitude: -96.717790° / 96° 43' 4" W
  • Elevation: 350 meters above Mean Sea Level (1,148 feet )

Variables Measured Every 5 Minutes

  • Station Battery Voltage (BATV)
  • Barometric Pressure at 0.75 m (PRES)
  • Rain since midnight UTC at 0.6m (RAIN)
  • Relative Humidity at 1.5 m (RELH)
  • Solar Radiation (SRAD)
  • Air Temperature at 9 m (TA9M)
  • Air Temperature at 1.5 m (TAIR)
  • Supplemental Air Temperature (TSLO)
  • Wind Direction at 10 m (WDIR)
  • Wind Direction Standard Deviation at 10 m (WDSD)
  • Maximum Wind Speed at 10 m (WMAX)
  • Maximum Wind Speed at 2 m (WMX2)
  • Wind Speed at 2 m (WS2M)
  • Wind Speed at 10 m (WSPD)
  • Wind Speed Standard Deviation at 10 m (WSSD)
  • Vector Wind Speed at 10 m (WVEC)

Variables Measured Every 15 Minutes

  • Soil Temperature at 10 cm under Bare Soil (TB10)
  • Soil Temperature at 5 cm under Native Vegetation (TS05)
  • Soil Temperature at 10 cm under Native Vegetation (TS10)

Variables Measured Every 30 Minutes

  • 229L Soil Moisture Final Temperature at 5 cm under Native Vegetation (FT05)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Final Temperature at 25 cm under Native Vegetation (FT25)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Final Temperature at 60 cm under Native Vegetation (FT60)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 5 cm under Native Vegetation (ST05)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 25 cm under Native Vegetation (ST25)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 60 cm under Native Vegetation (ST60)
  • Thermocouple Reference Temperature (TREF)

Site Extremes Site Extremes since commissioning on 05/11/2005

Maximum air temperature (°F) 111 08/03/2011
Minimum air temperature (°F) -12 02/16/2021
Maximum daily rainfall (in.) 14.20 09/21/2018
Maximum monthly rainfall (in.) 22.44 05/2015
Maximum annual rainfall (in.) 77.36 2015
Maximum wind speed (mph) 89.5 07/30/2020



Soil Characteristics

  Texture Class % Sand % Silt % Clay
5 cm depth Sandy Loam 59 22.7 18.3
25 cm depth Sandy Clay Loam 56.8 16.5 26.7
60 cm depth Sandy Clay 48.1 1.9 50
75 cm depth Sandy Clay 57.1 0.6 42.3