Two-Dimensional Video Disdrometers (2DVDs) – IFloodS
2DVDs will measure the size, shape, speed and number of raindrops.
Number of sites needed
Site must have access to a power source, 120 VAC at 4 amps (required).
Internet access (if available).
Iowa Flood Center and NASA staff will install the 2DVDs and visit the site daily during the project period.
4/1/13 – 7/1/13
Depending on weather conditions, units could be installed as early as mid-March.
To express interest in serving as a host site for instrumentation, contact:
Sara Steussy, Iowa Flood Center, 319-394-1875.