Santa Clara Valley Water District

STATION 6131 - CITY OF SAN JOSE

ALERT ID 1453


Location
Latitude: 37 20' 58" N
Elevation: 65.9778 ft.
Longitude: 121 54' 16" W
Locaide: 14 37-69


Description
Station located near the City of San Jose, Office of Emergency Services, at the northwest corner of N. San Pedro St. and Mission St. The gauge is owned by the City of San Jose, but maintained by SCVWD.
Period of Record
This gauge has been co-located with station 86--a National Weather Service cooperative station operated by the City of San Jose--since January 9, 1992 and is meant to represent a continuation of the San Jose record collected since January 1, 1874.
Station History
Date Note
01/01/1874 Station 86 record begins.
10/07/1986 12-inch Sierra-Misco radio-reporting tipping bucket gauge, with one millimeter resolution, installed at San Jose Airport as station 131.
01/09/1992 Radio-reporting gauge relocated to present location at City of San Jose.
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