Talala (TALA)

  • Station Number: 138
  • Location: 3.9 miles NW of Talala
  • County: Rogers
  • Commissioned: 09/30/2014
  • Latitude: 36.574310° / 36° 34' 27" N
  • Longitude: -95.745150° / 95° 44' 42" W
  • Elevation: 228 meters above Mean Sea Level (748 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 (FT05)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Final Temperature at 25 cm (FT25)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Final Temperature at 60 cm (FT60)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 5 cm (ST05)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 25 cm (ST25)
  • 229L Soil Moisture Starting Temperature at 60 cm (ST60)
  • Thermocouple Reference Temperature (TREF)

Site Extremes Site Extremes since commissioning on 09/30/2014

Maximum air temperature (°F) 105 07/19/2018
Minimum air temperature (°F) -1 12/18/2016
Maximum daily rainfall (in.) 5.36 05/20/2019
Maximum monthly rainfall (in.) 19.60 05/2019
Maximum annual rainfall (in.) 73.79 2019
Maximum wind speed (mph) 81.8 05/03/2017



Soil Characteristics

  Texture Class % Sand % Silt % Clay
5 cm depth Silt loam 30.1 54.6 15.2
25 cm depth Loam 30 45.7 24.3
60 cm depth Clay 16 35.6 48.4
75 cm depth NA NA NA NA