SALLJEX


List of questions.

  • Field Experiment Calendar. Click here!
  • Available maps and images. Click here!
  • Forms and instructions posted for the field experiment. Click here!
  • Related webpages. Click here!
  • Logistics and local organization. click here!


  • Field Experiment Calendar.

    DATE ACTIVITY
    Jan. 1 2003
  • Arrival to Puno or La Paz.
  • Jan. 2 2003
  • Transport to the stations.
  • Pilot balloon launching starts in some stations. There were equipment problems.
  • Jan. 3 2003

  • All stations were set up, ending with Conima.
  • Generalized surface wind and sky observation starts. Temperature measurements start at Bolivia.
  • Pilot balloon launching starts at 00UTC on the 4th where problems were initially found.
  • Jan. 4 2003
  • Regular pilot balloon launching.
  • Regular temperature measuring.
  • Jan. 4-8 2003
  • Continuity on measurements.
  • Starts installation of max-min thermometers and measurements.
  • Starts installation of raingauges on Taquile, Soto and Amantani.
  • Jan. 9 2003
  • Station cleaning.
  • Participants are taken to Puno or La Paz.
  • Dinner at "El Trabuco" restaurant.
  • Jan. 10 2003
  • Participants taken to La Paz, Bolivia.



  • Available maps and images.

  • Map of Puno bay, including the city of Juliaca and the islands of Taquile and Amantani.
  • Same map including tentative station network.
  • Station network proposed on December 13.
  • Ilave-Juli and Huayllata map.
  • Lake Titicaca regional map.
  • Huayllata peninsula from the air (picture).
  • Altiplano satellite image.
  • The best Altiplano satellite image.
  • Station network near Huayllata and Ilave.
  • Airplane view of the Huayllata peninsula.


    Forms and instructions posted for the experiment.

    Forms:

  • Party balloons.
  • 30 gram balloons.
  • Temperature, wind and cloudiness.

    Instructions:

  • How to install a station?
  • Beaufort scale for wind velocity estimation.
  • Time difference relationships.

    Other forms:

  • 3 level-temperatures.
  • Temperature-wind-sky conditions forms, with no date on them.
  • Bolivian side proposal.



    Webpages related.

  • Titicaca Lake experiment at Instituto Geofósico del Perú.
  • Titicaca Lake Experiment Homepage.



    Logistics and local coordinations.

    Bolivian side:

  • Roberto Catacora - Email: catacora_roberto@hotmail.com
  • Rimort Chávez - Email: rimort_bo@yahoo.es

    Peruvian side:

  • Carmen Reyes - Email: creyes@senamhi.gob.pe.
  • Teresa García - Email: tgarcia@senamhi.gob.pe.
  • Raquel Orozco - Email: raquel@chavin.igp.gob.pe
  • José Manuel Gálvez - Email: jmgalvez@hotmail.com o jmgalvez@noaa.gov.