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Server Time: Fri Aug 17 12:46:42 2018
WPS-10 Time: 18/08/17     12:42:03
Storm Alert Status*:
There are no lightning storm alerts at this time.

Peak Wind Speed
In Last Hour

9.7 m/s (21.7 mph)

Phase Monitor
BAD!

Current Conditions<
Temperature 9.1°C 48.4°F
Wind Speed 5.1m/sec 9.9mph
Wind Direction 282°
Humidity 53.3%
Pressure 627.2mbar 18.5in/Hg
Lightning Strikes NOAA Lightning Map
2nd Minute PastPrevious MinuteCurrent Minute6 Minute AverageMaximum Last HourMinute of Maximum
0000 0000 0000 0003 0048 :02
Auxiliary Stations
AntennaTemp °CTemp °FHumidity %Pressure (mBar)
1 9.4 48.9 57.1 627.3
2 9.1 48.4 59.5 627.2
3 12.8 55.0 45.2 627.5
4 10.8 51.4 53.9 627.4
5 11.2 52.2 48.2 630.3
611.4 52.5 52.8 627.7
7 10.5 50.9 50.8 630.5
8 9.9 49.8 54.9 625.9
Daily Maximum
Temperature---°C---°F---
Wind Speed 10.8m/sec 24.2mph 12:00
Wind Direction 266°
Humidity---%---
Daily Minimum
Temperature---°C---°F---
Wind Speed 0.0m/sec 0mph 02:31
Wind Direction 70°
Humidity---%---
Rain Totals
Daily 0.0mm 0.0in
Monthly 10.2mm 0.4in
Rate (/hr) 0.0mm 0.0in
Calculated Values
Dew Point---°C---°F
Heat Index---°C---°F
Chill Factor---°C---°F


*Note that in the semi-arbitrary method I used to assign storm severity:
// Lightning Alert Variables and Constants
int alertLevel = 0;  //0. no discernable activity
int alert1 = 255;   //1. light
int alert2 = 511;   //2. moderate
int alert3 = 1023;   //3. heavy
int alert4 = 2047;   //4. hide (severe)

which trigger the following email warnings:

Alert Level 0.
There are no lightning storm alerts at this time.

Alert Level 1.
Some lightning activity is indicated in the vicinity of the summit of Mauna Kea.

Alert Level 2.
Moderate lightning activity is indicated at or near the summit of Mauna Kea.
Another alert will be sent when conditions change.

Alert Level 3.
Be advised, there is now heavy lightning activity at the summit of Mauna Kea.
Take necessary precautions.

Alert Level 4.
Warning! Severe lightning activity is currently taking place at the summit.

(Note: These storm severity parameters will most likely be updated as the system is refined.)

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