Lake Echo, Nova Scotia, Canada

Current Weather Conditions at Amateur Radio Station VE1DX

Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021 - 04:15 ADT
Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021 - 07:15 UTC

Current Conditions
Outside Temp 6.4°C 43.5°F
Wind Chill 6.4°C 43.5°F
Humidex (Canadian "feels like" scale) 6.4°C 43.5°F
Heat Index (US "feels like" scale) 5.2°C 41.3°F
Dewpoint 3.2°C 37.7°F
Humidity 80% 80%
Barometer 1012.8 mbar 29.907 inHg
Barometer Trend (3 hours) 1.7 mbar 0.049 inHg
Wind
0 km/h from N/A (N/A)
0 mph (0 knots)
Rain Rate 0.00 cm/hr 0.00 in/hr


Since Midnight
High Temperature
Low Temperature
6.9°C at 03:44:24 AM
3.9°C at 02:02:12 AM
High Heat Index
Low Wind Chill
5.8°C at 03:44:24 AM
3.9°C at 03:22:30 AM
High Humidity
Low Humidity
88% at 02:13:16 AM
78% at 03:53:54 AM
High Dewpoint
Low Dewpoint
3.8°C at 03:28:18 AM
1.9°C at 02:02:12 AM
High Barometer
Low Barometer
1012.8 mbar at 04:04:02 AM
1010.7 mbar at 12:18:02 AM
Today's Rain 0.00 cm
High Rain Rate 0.00 cm/hr at 12:00:02 AM
High Wind
8 km/h from 15° at 03:22:30 AM
Average Wind 0 km/h
RMS Wind 1 km/h
Vector Average Speed
Vector Average Direction
0 km/h
333°

 

Radar

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This webcam generates a still photo every 5 minutes during daylight hours.
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This is a time lapse video from 1 Jan 2017 to yesterday, 20 Apr 2021 - 4 years, 3 months, and 19 days.
Click the image to play the 3 to 4 minute video.


About this weather station:

Collecting weather data since 27 Sept 2015 (5 years, 6 months, and 25 days)
Location
Latitude: 44° 44.28' N
Longitude: 063° 22.66' W
Ground ASL: 19 metres
Sensor Suite Above Ground: 7 metres
Sensor Suite ASL: 26 metres

Station

This station uses a Davis Vantage Vue VUE, controlled by weewx, an experimental weather software system written in Python 3.7.3.
Weewx was designed to be simple, fast, and easy to understand by leveraging modern software concepts.
This software is running on a Raspberry Pi 4 equipped with a V2 8MP camera, using the Debian-based Raspbian GNU/Linux 10 operating system.

Davis Vantage VUE Raspberry Pi 4 Model B

The Integrated Sensor Suite (ISS) transmits sensor data to the base station every 2.5 seconds at a rate of 19.2 kbps.
These data are archived, which enables weewx to perform analytics and update the website accordingly every 5 minutes.
This station's implementation of weewx does not perform forecasts.

Mobile formatted

Smartphone formatted

Weewx uptime: 1 day, 19 hours, 11 minutes
Server uptime: 1 day, 19 hours, 15 minutes
weewx v4.5.1
Console battery: 5.1 V
Remote sensor signal strength: 98%

Today's Almanac
Sun
Start civil twilight: 05:46:41 AM
Sunrise: 06:18:15 AM
Transit: 01:12:08 PM
Sunset: 08:06:51 PM
End civil twilight: 08:38:33 PM
Azimuth: 48.1°
Altitude: -19.8°
Right ascension: 29.3°
Declination: 12.0°
Solstice: 21-Jun-2021 00:32
Equinox: 22-Sep-2021 16:21
Moon
Rise: 01:19:36 PM
Transit: 08:58:59 PM
Set: 03:53:45 AM
Azimuth: 304.2°
Altitude: -2.5°
Right ascension: 136.6°
Declination: 20.4°
Full moon: 27-Apr-2021 00:31
New moon: 11-May-2021 15:59
Phase: First quarter
(60% full)



Today has 13 hours, 48 minutes, and 36 seconds of daylight.

174 seconds more than yesterday -- 2 minutes and 54 seconds.

temperatures heatchill rain Outside humidity wind Hi Wind Wind Vector barometer day rx percent

This webcam updates every 30 to 40 minutes.

https://novascotia.ca/tran/webcam/secure/images/rwis_cam/Lake%20Echo_1.jpg

Click here for nearby tide data.