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Natural Fire Risk
CBI






The weather does not pose an immediate danger in Parkstad.    There are no Weather-warnings

Soil-sensors: Background information


We have soil sensors buried in the ground at the levels indicated below.
Each level has a temperature probe and a moisture sensor.


Current Planting & Watering Guide

 Depth
in cm 
   Moisture - cb          Temperature - °C   
MinMaxActualGrow conditionsActualMax Min
1022828
Irrigation desired
(26 - 61cb)
Optimal growth
(15 - 21°C)
19241
50234738
Irrigation desired
(26 - 61cb)
Optimal growth
(15 - 21°C)
19213
10052221
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Optimal growth
(15 - 21°C)
19214
200234847
Irrigation desired
(26 - 61cb)
Optimal growth
(15 - 21°C)
17178

Explanation Soil condition


Water potential is commonly measured in units of bars (and centibars in the English system of measurement) or kilopascals (in metric units).
One bar is approximately equal to one atmosphere (14.7 lb/in 2 ) of pressure. One centibar is equal to one kilopascal.


Buttton text Explanation
Saturated
(0 - 11cb)
Saturated Soil. Occurs for a day or two after irrigation.
Adequate
(11 - 26cb)
Soil is adequately wet (except coarse sands which are drying out at this range)
Irrigation desired
(26 - 61cb)
Usual range to irrigate or water (except heavy clay soils).
Irrigate at the upper end of this range in cool humid climates and with higher water-holding capacity soils.
Irrigation needed
(61 - 101cb)
Usual range to irrigate heavy clay soils
Dangerous Dry
(101 - 240cb)
Soil is becoming dangerously dry for maximum production.

Records
Depth
in cm
This month This year All time
Date Min Max Date Date Min Max Date Date Min Max Date
Soil Temperatures
10 16-07 17.2 23.9 01-07 21-01 1.1 24.4 26-06 04-12-2016 0.0 26.7 04-08-2018
50 16-07 18.9 21.1 01-07 26-01 3.3 21.1 30-06 09-05-2016 0.0 23.9 05-08-2018
100 17-07 18.9 20.6 02-07 26-01 4.4 20.6 02-07 20-11-2017 0.0 23.3 06-08-2018
200 01-07 15.6 17.2 14-07 05-02 7.8 17.2 14-07 23-02-2017 0.0 19.4 11-08-2018
Soil Moisture
10 01-07 9.0 28.0 18-07 15-06 2.0 28.0 18-07 10-12-2016 0.0 255.0 01-12-2016
50 01-07 27.0 38.0 18-07 16-06 23.0 47.0 20-05 11-12-2016 9.0 153.0 23-02-2017
100 01-07 13.0 21.0 18-07 01-01 5.0 22.0 04-05 20-11-2017 1.0 255.0 20-11-2017
200 01-07 46.0 47.0 07-07 10-03 23.0 48.0 14-03 28-11-2017 15.0 125.0 23-02-2017

Ground graphics: -10cm -50cm -100cm -200cm

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You find our weather info also at:

Het Weer Aktueel

WOW Nederland KNMI

Vereniging voor Weerkunde en Klimatologie

UK Met Office Weather Observation Website (WOW)

WeatherCloud

Weather Underground

Awekas

Weatherlink IP

HAMweather, WeatherForYou, PWS Weather

Citizen Weather Observer Program (CWOP)

Equipment we use:

Hardware supplier
Weerhuisje

Weather-station
Vantage Pro2+ UV

WeatherServer's
alix3d2 & wl330n

WeatherProgram's
Smartbedded

Satellite NOAA's
WRX137 & KX137

Satellite Eumetsat
Ayecka SR1 & Triax

Lightning detector
Boltek StormTracker

Provider
F-Service

Weerhuisje

Vantage Pro2+ UV

alix3d2 & wl330n

Smartbedded

WRX137 & KX137

Ayecka SR1 & Triax

Boltek StormTracker

F-Service