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DAILY RAIN GAUGE
1. Purpose and objectives
totalized 24-hour rainfall.
is collected in a 203 mm diameter orifice and lead through a
funnel to a receiving can. The amount of water collected each
day may be measured with a graduated glass measuring cylinder.
The instrument is made of galvanized iron and measures 390 mm
high with a diameter of 203 mm.
depth of daily rainfall.
5. Operational requirements and restrictions
raingauge can be manufactured in a mechanical workshop. It must
be mounted at a standard height clear of any obstructions that
might affect the catch of rainfall.
6. Form of presentation
raingauge has been manufactured in the workshops of the
Thai Meteorological Department and successfully used in Thailand.
8. Originator and technical support
Repair and Accessories Manufacture Section, Thai Meteorological
10. Conditions on use
Cost of reproduction and mailing of the drawings.
|(First entered: 26 AUG 83||
Last updated: 8 JAN 86)