Automated Weather Stations / WEATHERPAK RAIL
WEATHERPAK RAIL Weather Station for Rail Transportation Weather Applications
Ideal for Railway Applications
Accurate and reliable data in harsh environments
weather applications water applications energy applications gas flux and turbulence applications infrastructure applications soil applications

Overview

WEATHERPAK® Rail weather stations provide professional-level meteorological measurements in a compact, rugged, and easy-to-install system. They incorporate the most advanced meteorological sensors available and support critical railroad operations worldwide. WEATHERPAK® Rail weather stations operate where extreme environmental conditions exist. 

Note: WEATHERPAK® Rail is manufactured by Coastal Environmental Systems, Inc., a Campbell Scientific company.

Benefits and Features

  • Ideal for monitoring high-wind hazards
  • Facilitates hump yard operations
  • Helps with emergency and HAZMAT response
  • Easy installation and deployment
  • Integrated Campbell Scientific data logger
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE) compatible

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WEATHERPAK® Rail
WEATHERPAK® Rail

Specifications

Communications
  • Serial RS-232
  • UHF and Ethernet (optional)
Power 9 to 36 Vdc Isolated

Air Temperature

Measurement Range
  • -35° to +70°C (-31° to +158°F) standard
  • -40° to +70°C (optional)
Accuracy ±0.1°C at 25°C

Relative Humidity

Measurement Range 0 to 100%
Accuracy 0.5% at 25°C

Wind Speed

Measurement Range 0 to 60 m/s (117 kts, 135 mph)
Accuracy ±2%
Resolution 0.01 m/s

Wind Direction

Measurement Range 0 to 360°
Accuracy ±2%
Resolution

Compass

Accuracy 1° RMS
Resolution 0.1° RMS

GPS

Accuracy
  • < 5m 90% (autonomous)
  • < 4m 90% (SBAS)
PPS < ±25 ns 50%

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