GRUAN status

since 2012
active
since 2014
certified

Site Name

GRUAN (code, name)
BOU Boulder
-short
Marshall
-long, international
National Center for Atmospheric Research - Marshall Field Test Site
-long, national
NCAR Marshall Field Test Site
WMO (code, name)
-

Location

Country
United States
State
Colorado
Latitude
39.95 °N
Longitude
105.20 °W
Altitude
1743 m

Site maps
Position and region map

Position map

Local map

Institution / Operator

Name
NOAA/ESRL/GMD
-long, international
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Earth System Research Laboratory/Global Monitoring Division
-long, national
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Earth System Research Laboratory/Global Monitoring Division
Website
www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd
Description

Site Contact

Name
Dr. Dale Hurst
Affiliation
NOAA/ESRL/GMD
Address
325 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80305 USA
Email
Dale.Hurst@noaa.gov
Phone
+1 303-497-7003
Fax
+1 303-497-5590

Site Description

Foundation
General type
rural but proximate to city of Boulder
Topography
rolling hills
Land use (within 10 km)
start of prarie grass landscape with nearby urbanization
Climate
mid-latitude, mid-continental climate influence by mountains
Website

Non Co-located Sites

Boulder
10 km southeast from Marshall; site with GPS column water, Microwave profiler (WV, T, H2O), FTIR column water
Table Mtn
12 km north from Boulder; site with full BSRN instrumentation

Relevant Documents

ICM-8 (2016)

GRUAN Station Report for Boulder - Dale Hurst

NOAA/NWS/SFSC MODERNIZATION UPDATES AND PLANS - Jim Fitzgibbon and Dan Brewer

ICM-7 (2015)

GRUAN Station Report for Boulder - Dale Hurst