Kari is the PWSmet. As a meteorologist at wunderground.com, she has experience setting up and installing many types of personal weather stations.
By: Kari Strenfel, 4:16 PM GMT on November 18, 2015
Hi PWS owners,
We are excited about some of the features we have updated on the PWS Dashboard! Two major fixes that will help you troubleshoot in getting your station back online!
If your station is offline, we now display the last time we received data from your station. This will help you figure out what happened on that day at that time. Did you change your Weather Underground password and forget to update it in your weather station sof...
Updated: 4:16 PM GMT on November 18, 2015
By: Kari Strenfel, 9:41 PM GMT on September 24, 2015
It's Fall again! And that means you need to clean those leaves out of your rain bucket! Here are some tips for regular weather station maintenance!
Compare the temperature at your station to that of a calibrated thermometer. To calibrate a thermometer you simply do a test in an ice water bath and a boiling water bath. If your thermometer reads 32F (0C) in ice water, and 212F (100C) in boiling water, then you know your th...
Updated: 3:44 PM GMT on September 25, 2015
By: Kari Strenfel, 12:04 AM GMT on February 25, 2015
You may have noticed many more weather stations on the WunderMap and on your Nearby Weather Stations list. This is because we are adding Netatmo stations to the Weather Underground PWS Network! This is very exciting because this gives us more international weather data so we are able to create better weather forecasts for many areas across the globe. Check out all the stations we now have in London alone!
Claim your station?
If you ha...
By: Kari Strenfel, 10:02 PM GMT on December 11, 2014
Weather monitoring devices have emerged as some of the most popular new additions in the world of IoT--- and they're getting smaller and smaller. Most are centered around answering the question; "What is the temperature where I am right now?". They may be small, but don't let that fool you. You'd be surprised with how much data some of these little guys provide! Use the list below to help give out some unique gifts this holiday season!
1. Clime: Smart s...
By: Kari Strenfel, 7:29 PM GMT on November 25, 2014
Hey PWS owners!
Interested in giving a PWS as a gift this holiday season? The Netatmo Weather Station is a great compact weather station that would fit nicely under the tree - or even in a stocking - it's so small! Another bonus is the cost! It is one of the most affordable weather stations on the market. The Netatmo Weather Station for Smartphones is only $179, if you order through the Netatmo online store.
With the Netatmo Weat...
Updated: 5:33 AM GMT on November 29, 2014