The station is powered by a Lacrosse WS-2315 wireless weather station. The data is collected every 3 seconds and the site is updated every 5 minutes. This site and its data is collected using Weather Display Software. The station comprises of an anemometer, rain gauge and a thermo-hydro transmitter situated in optimal positions for highest accuracy possible. It is transmitted to a wireless base station within the home and then connects via serial cable to the PC. The webcam images are captured by a Logictech Quickcam Express pointing NNW through the basement window.