Davis Vantage Pro 2 Problems

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Not as dry as April has been but still some fair weather to come this week.

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  • Paul posted a topic in Spring Weather Discussion, . Sadly, Michael Fish is 'hanging up his weather station' after 15 years on Netweather. We're all going to miss him. Paul posted a topic in Spring Weather Discussion, . {{ $ctrl.successMessage }} . While we have tested the Wireless Vantage Pro2 radio extensively, each site and each installation presents its own issues and challenges. Obstruc-tions, particularly metallic ones, will often cut down your station’s recep-tion distance. Be sure to test reception between the console and ISS, in the locations you intend to install them, or before permanently mounting your ISS or other transmitter(s).
  • too high or too low. Check calibration numbers for temperature. Remember, dew point . depends on temperature and outside humidity.
  • Make sure they’re . Outside temperature sensor . reading seems too highCheck calibration number and adjust if necessary. ISS or temp sen-.

Davis Instruments FAQ

sor may need to be relocated. See ISS or other transmitter manual.

reading seems too high. Move the console out of direct sunlight.

  1. Make sure that the console . or sensor is not in contact with an exterior wall that heats up in sun-. light or when outside temperature rises. Make sure the console or . sensor is not near a heater or other internal heat source (lamps, ap-. pliances, etc.). Also make sure the console backlight is not on.
  2. Outside temperature seems . too lowCheck calibration number and adjust if necessary. Sprinklers may .
  3. be hitting the ISS radiation shield. reading seems too low. Make sure the console or other temperature sensor is not in contact .
  4. with an exterior wall that cools down when outside temperature . Make sure the console or other temperature sensor is not .
  5. near an air conditioning vent. Check calibration number and adjust . Wind direction reading is .
  6. •Wireless model - check reception. See Reception Problems . •Cabled model - cable may be faulty.
  7. If these steps do not reveal the problem, the anemometer may be . Call technical support for return authorization. north Usually an ISS problem, especially if outside temperature is dashed .
  8. See the ISS manual for troubleshooting information. high or too low.

Check calibration numbers for temperature. Remember, wind chill . depends on temperature and wind speed.

  1. Make sure they’re work-. Heat Index reading seems . Check calibration numbers for temperature. Remember, the heat in-.
  2. dex depends on temperature and outside humidity. No rain readingsMake sure cable-tie is removed from rain collector.
  3. Incorrect times for sunrise . Check your latitude, longitude, time zone, and daylight savings time . Sunrise and sunset times are calculated from the console . Problem Solution. While we have tested the Wireless Vantage Pro2 radio extensively, each site and each installation presents its own issues and challenges.
  4. Obstructions, particularly metallic ones, often cut down your station’s reception distance.
  5. Be sure to test reception between the console and ISS, in the locations you intend to install them, before permanently mounting your ISS or other transmitter(s).
  6. The console’s reception status displays at the lower right corner of the screen.
  7. An “X” flashes for every data packet received by the console.
  8. An “R” displays when the console is trying to re-establish a lost connection.
  9. The console tries for 10 minutes to re-establish a connection before going into L Mode.When no data packets have been received for 10 minutes, the console dashes-out any missing sensor readings.