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Updated station file for DAWS

Posted: Fri Apr 02, 2004 3:56 pm
by Wally Mayo
Here is an updated station file. It contains new stations and newly updated IDs and completed data for Boone NC.
The new station tables raw file had a slight format change, so only use this with DAWS.
Back up your digatmos.stn file first. Then put in main folder. RECOMPILE TABLES as found in FILE menu.
Use at your own risk - but there really shouldn't be any, esp. if you backed up your original.

NOTE: This is just a user created modification/update. It is not particularly sanctioned by Tim. However, these stations will not plot unless you use this file.

Go here to get file (click with SHIFT or whatever to save to disk):

Here is the info on it:

AL Alexander City-Russell Fld.
GA Douglas
GA Elberton
GA Sylvannia
GA Thomson-McDuffie Co.
IA Mount Pleasant Muni
IA Pella Muni
ID Sandpoint
IL Blakely
IL Robinson
IL Savanna
IN Warsaw
KS Herndon
KS Logan
KS Phillipsburg
KS Wakeeney
LA Galliano Base
MN McGregor/Iverson
NC Boone**
NC Macon
NC SHelby
NE Benkelman-Jones
NE Kimball Muni
NE Nebraska City
NE Trenton
TX Bridgeport*
TX Clarksville*
TX Waxahachie*
TX Sherman-Denison/Grayson County*
TX Decatur*
TX Graham (Young County)*
TX Big Spring*
TX Bay City*
VA Stafford
VA West Point
VA Williamsburg/Jamestown
WA Burlington/Mt Vernon*
WV Buckhannon

* had old outdated ID letters
** had incomplete data

These were added based on info from
using audit program from DA

Posted: Fri Apr 16, 2004 12:44 pm
by Wally Mayo
In an undying effort to keep station info updated, I've added the following stations to the digatmos.stn file already updated as mentioned above.

NOTE: This is just a user-created modification/update. It is not particularly sanctioned by Tim. However, these stations (over 50 now) will not plot unless you use this file.

For DAWS ... get file from:

(Hold shift or alternate when clicking, depending on your browser - follow instruction in first post)

Granbury TX*
Edinburg TX*
Hearne TX*
Hillsboro TX*
Kremmling CO
Fort Payne/Isbell AL
Menomonie WI
Hebron NE
Cullman AL
Rockingham NC
Canton/Cherokee GA
Kill Devil Hills NC

The KOAX - old entry for the Mexican station is removed.

April 23, 2004 additions:
Seminole TX*
Port Lavaca TX*

Also made the correction with KCMH for location.

* denotes ID letters update

Again, this is only for DAWS not any previous version of DA.

If you want the latest version for DA click...
then rename to digatmos.stn and follow recompile directions.

Posted: Sun Jun 06, 2004 8:51 pm
by Wally Mayo
I hate to update just for one station, but in order to have the "latest"...

Station file has all additions listed above (earlier posts) PLUS

Mount Carmel IL

get file at

Recompile as described above.

UPDATE: June 18, 2004

Llano TX
Giddings TX*
Mineola/Quitman TX*
Gilmer TX*
Thedford NE*
Granite Falls MN

* denotes change of ID letters (and numbers)
(old IDs will NOT plot - you need this file)

Posted: Fri Aug 20, 2004 1:39 pm
by Wally Mayo
More additions and updates. Seems they also like to update alphanumeric IDs to purely alphabetic IDs.

File is found here:


Albion, NE
Frankfort, MI*
Tomahawk, WI
Carrituck, NC*
Cairo, IL

* denotes ID change

Again, with prior additions, none of the new or changed stations will PLOT unless you use this file. Recompile as mentioned in prior posts.

Posted: Sat Sep 25, 2004 10:56 pm
by Peter Creswick
New station for digatmos.stn in Sydney's Northern Suburbs.

94759 - TERREY HILLS AWS - 151.2300°E, 33.6900°S, 199m ASL

.... ... 94759-0 3341S 15138E 0199@@@ !!! ..... AUS NS:Terrey Hills Aws

Posted: Wed Nov 17, 2004 9:52 pm
by Wally Mayo
Ok ... time for a new update. They are still changing a lot of stations over to pure alpha characters.

Here's what's updated in this file (plus the huge additions listed in earlier posts):

Gatesville, TX*
Rocksprings, TX*
Sulphur Springs, TX
Waupaca, WI
Pinedale, WY
Glasgow, KY
Tracy, MN
New Smyrna Beach, FL
De Ridder, LA

* - means just a change in letters (but old alphanumerics WON'T plot)

File is here...

Follow instructions in previous post.

I'm working on an equivalent update for the older DA2000. Coming soon!

UPDATE: Here it is. Download, RENAME to digatmos.stn, put in DA directory, and RECOMPILE TABLES. (Do NOT use this in DAWS, this is for DA2000 only).

Posted: Sun Dec 12, 2004 8:38 pm
by Wally Mayo
I had to modify file to take Bridgeport TX out, for it was reporting totally bad data and thus messing up analyses. If this is causing problems for you, then...

for DA Workstation.

Posted: Sat Jan 08, 2005 4:57 pm
by Wally Mayo
Need to do an update as NOAA keeps adding/changing IDs:

Owosso MI
Ormond Beach FL
South Haven MI
Mena AR*
Comanche Co./City TX
Litchfield IL
Caro/Muscola MS
Sagauche Muni CO
Pineville WV

* denotes ID change only (old letters will not plot anymore)

See prior posts for instructions.


Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2005 5:21 pm
by Wally Mayo
Update for 6 more months of changes/additions. Plenty of new ones.
Get file at
This is for DAWS
if you want the equivalent updated file for DA2000, go to
Both of these files have all cumulative updates to date (as usual).

KS:Burlington-COffey Co*
CO:Mt Werner SBS*
OK:Altus/Quart Mt. Regional
LA:Peason Ridge*
IA:Oskaloosa Muni
WI:Land O' Lakes
CO:Mt. Werner

* denotes ID change only (old letters will not plot anymore)

Posted: Mon Jul 11, 2005 11:39 pm
by Weasel
Thanks for the station update, Wally!