Crater Lake USHCN weather station – the GISS removal

Crater Lake snow depth – just under 10′ on May 29th, 2011

Readers may recall I wrote in this article about my family memorial day excursion to Crater Lake:

Crater Lake happens to have a USHCN weather station, and it is one of the few stations that GISS excludes (they have an exclusion code for it in their software Mosher located some time ago).

Steve Mosher commented in detail about that:

Thanks for remembering that Anthony.

In addition to crater Lake there were 4 other northern california stations that GISS had removed from the data. In the paper Hansen merely says this: Continue reading →