About This Station
The site is owned and maintained by Tom Foglesong - K4KMG.
The station is powered by a Davis Vantage Pro2+ weather station. The data is collected and updated every 10 seconds. The full site is updated every 5 minutes. This site and its data is collected using Weather Display Software. The station is comprised of an anemometer, a rain gauge and a thermo-hydro sensor situated in optimal positions for highest accuracy possible.
About This City
Charleston is the oldest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina and is currently the second largest city in the state. It was made the county seat of Charleston County in 1901 when Charleston County was created.
The city's original name was Charles Towne. It adopted its present name in 1783.
In 1690, Charleston was the fifth largest city in North America, and remained among the ten largest cities in the United States through the 1840 census. As defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, and used by the U.S. Census Bureau for statistical purposes only. Charleston is included within the Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville metropolitan area and the Charleston-North Charleston Urbanized Area.
On June 12, 1972 the city of North Charleston incorporated and was the 9th largest city in South Carolina. The population was at 79,641 in the 2000 Census and by July 1, 2009 United States Census Bureau estimated the population to be at 97,601. North Charleston is the third-largest city in South Carolina, as of the 2000 Census with a current area of more than 76.6 square miles (198 km2). The city is considered one of the state's major industrial cities and it is the states major retail center.
About This Website
This site is a template design by CarterLake.org with PHP conversion by Saratoga-Weather.org.
Special thanks go to Kevin Reed at TNET Weather for his work on the original Carterlake templates, and his design for the common website PHP management.
Special thanks to Mike Challis of Long Beach WA for his wind-rose generator, Theme Switcher and CSS styling help with these templates.
Special thanks go to Ken True of Saratoga-Weather.org for the AJAX conditions display, dashboard and integration of the TNET Weather common PHP site design for this site.
Template is originally based on Designs by Haran.