National Weather Service Training Center

Sample Quality Control Error Log


Coop at Beattie called to say that she forgot to reset min thermometer, bad min temp data for 1-31-92.

Dew point at CNU too low. Appears that it should be 3 to 4 degrees higher than shown.

Heavy snow/ice action appears to have knocked out river gage at Wamego.  Notified Hydrologist.

Water equivalent from Cottonwood Falls seems too large.  Approximately 1/2 inch higher than surrounding stations.

Max temp from Admire has been the same for the last three days and is too high considering the cold air that's been around for the last few days. Called Coop Observer, found that he was on vacation, and the substitute had forgotten to reset the max temp thermometer since the 5th.

Water equivalent from Cottonwood Falls seems too small compared to nearby observations.

ASOS are CNU reported dew point of 32 degrees.  Inconsistent with surrounding area where dew points were in the 40s.

Another widespread snowfall of 6 to 10 inches.
  The snowfall on the ground at Cottonwood Falls seems rather high by 3 to 4 inches.