Smartphone Surface Pressure Observations App

The EPC blog has an interesting post today.  Newer smartphones have pressure sensors in them and this new app uses the sensor to get the atmospheric pressure at your location.  This means we could have a large number of observations that will be most productive in the smaller scale meteorological applications.  This will help operational and research meteorology.

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About Chuck Schoeneberger

Former forecaster at Meridian Environmental Technologies Inc (now a Interis Company), with a background in GIS and LiDAR, with other stints at GeoSpatial Services of Winona, MN and Aerometric (Now Quantum Spatial) of Sheboygan, WI. He is a weather technologist for public storm safety from a local to international level. LinkedIn Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=25048141&trk=tab_pro His views are his own and not of his employer.
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