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Author Topic: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?  (Read 33702 times)

Offline ChrisSmolinski

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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #240 on: January 11, 2021, 1112 UTC »
Normal operation heard 1111 UTC 11 Jan 2021.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #241 on: January 12, 2021, 0107 UTC »
Normal operation this evening as well with a strong signal. TMP 58 B 115 01:04 UTC 12 JAN 2021.  Very little wind ditting and sometimes the dits are longer as if the anemometer is turning very slowly.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #242 on: January 12, 2021, 1054 UTC »
"S" heard 1054 UTC 12 Jan 2021.
"S" heard again 1240 UTC with a somewhat stronger signal.
« Last Edit: January 12, 2021, 1240 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #243 on: January 12, 2021, 2355 UTC »
Still "S" at 23:55 UTC 12 JAN 2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #244 on: January 13, 2021, 1103 UTC »
"S" 1103 UTC 13 Jan 2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #245 on: January 14, 2021, 1104 UTC »
"S" 1103 UTC 14 Jan 2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #246 on: January 15, 2021, 1131 UTC »
"S" heard 1040 UTC 15 Jan 2021, and a few times later as well.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #247 on: January 15, 2021, 2353 UTC »
"H" at 23:52 UTC 15JAN2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #248 on: January 18, 2021, 1200 UTC »
"S" 1200 UTC 18 Jan 2021.
And again 1223 UTC.
« Last Edit: January 18, 2021, 1223 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #249 on: January 19, 2021, 1220 UTC »
"S" 1220 UTC 19 Jan 2021.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #250 on: January 20, 2021, 1210 UTC »
"S" 1209 UTC 20 Jan 2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #251 on: January 21, 2021, 1134 UTC »
"S" 1134 UTC 21 Jan 2021.

"H" 1142 UTC 21 Jan 2021 - Makes me wonder if I heard S or H earlier.

"S" 1204 UTC 21 Jan 2021. Pretty sure it was S.
« Last Edit: January 21, 2021, 1204 UTC by ChrisSmolinski »
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #252 on: January 21, 2021, 2304 UTC »
Hearing "H" 23:04 UTC 21 JAN 2021
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #253 on: January 22, 2021, 1112 UTC »
"S" (I think it was S) 1112 UTC 22 Jan 2021.
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Re: Windy 4102.85 malfunction?
« Reply #254 on: January 22, 2021, 1335 UTC »
Listening on KFS, the S sounds almost like an "O" in morse.... strange.
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