Ambient Weather Falcon WS-8480 Fan Aspirated Smart WiFi Weather Station with Remote Monitoring and Alerts
(as of May 21,2022 03:09:46 UTC – Details)
The WS-8480 Falcon Display Console
High Quality Reverse PMVA True Black Display
Ambient Weather’s Professional Weather Station allows you to monitor your home and backyard weather conditions with the brilliant, easy-to-read high contrast reverse PMVA color display.
The enhanced Wi-Fi connectable option enables your station to transmit data wirelessly to AmbientWeather.net and Weather Underground.
The weather station measures wind speed, wind direction, rainfall, outdoor temperature and humidity, solar radiation and UV. The console also measures barometric pressure directly.
The outdoor sensor array is solar powered and charges a super capacitor. Back up batteries provides power at night and extended periods of darkness. The projected battery life is 2-3 years with high quality lithium or alkaline batteries.
Also includes an indoor sensor that monitors temperature and humidity from anywhere inside or outside your home.
Power and WiFi Specifications
Display: 2 x AA Alkaline Batteries (not included).Display: DC 5V, 500mA 100-240V 50/60 Hz UL rated Class 5 adaptor.Indoor Thermo-Hygrometer Sensor: 2 x AA Alkaline batteries (not included).Outdoor Sensor Array: 3 x AA Alkaline batteries recommended, Lithium e2 Energizer for cold weather.Outdoor Sensor Array: Solar Panel.WIFI Standard: 802.11 b/g/n.Wi-Fi Operating frequency: 2.4G Other Specifications:
Time synchronize method: Synchronized through internet UTC time server.Console Temperature Limits of Operation: 23 °F to 122 °F (-5°C to 50°C).Weight Specifications:Console: 1.3 lbs (590 grams) with batteries.Sensor Array: 2.4 lbs (1096 grams) with batteries.Indoor Sensor: 0.32 lbs (144 grams) with batteries.
Specifications: Indoor and Outdoor Temperature Range: -4 to 140 °F alkaline batteries, -40 to 140 °F Li batteries Indoor and Outdoor Temperature Accuracy: 131 to 140°F: ± 0.9°F (55 to 60°C: ± 0.5°C), 50 to 131°F: ± 0.7°F (10 to 55°C: ± 0.4°C), -4 to 50°F: ± 2.3°F (-20 to 10°C: ± 1.3°C), -40 to – 4°F: ± 3.4°F (-40 to -20°C: ± 1.9°C) Indoor and Outdoor Temperature Resolution: 0.1 °F/°C Additional specifications are provided in the User Manual
Connect to the Ambient Weather Network
Your Own Weather Server. Keep Private, or Share with Friends and Family.
Send real time data to AmbientWeather.net.
Our mobile friendly and responsive design allows you to customize your dashboard, analyze graphs, generate reports, and send email or text alerts to protect your possessions in and around your home or business.
Ambient Weather ensures contributors can do more than simply measure the weather, so we created the most connected platform in the industry. AmbientWeather.net works with IFTTT, Amazon Alexa, SmartThings, Home Assistant, Weather Underground and PWSWeather, to name a few. In addition, we have a powerful API for programmers.
Quickly view detailed information with our animated expandable modules.
Monitor indoor and outdoor conditions, including wind speed, wind direction, rainfall, UV, solar radiation, indoor temperature, indoor humidity, barometric pressure, dew point, heat index, wind chill and more.
Features dials, gauges, graphs and text reports for every parameter.
Features Email and Text Alerts, IFTTT and API Support
Send email or text alerts for high and low conditions for every parameter.
Send multiple alerts for the same parameter.features handy timeline for tracking alert history. Connect your weather station sensors to IFTTT and control other devices, like blinds, rain gauges, and lights.
Restful And Real-Time APIs.
Compatible with Alexa. Ask for your own personal weather report.
Add 7 optional thermo-hygrometer sensors, soil moisture-temperature sensors or pool and spa thermometers
Add up to 7 optional thermo-hygrometer sensors, soil moisture-temperature sensors or pool and spa thermometers. Mix and match.
Place the sensors in and around your home or business.
View your weather station data on our flexible dashboard, or share on our public map
Supports email and text alerts
Responsive and mobile friendly web design means apps are not required. View through any web browser.
View your weather station data on our flexible dashboard, or share on our public map Supports email and text alerts View indoor temperature and humidity, 8 optional thermo-hygrometers or temperature probes. Responsive and mobile friendly web design means apps are not required. View through any web browser Text Reports. Export csv files to other applications for further analysis Extensive graphing capability for the day, week, month and year Do more with IFTTT. Control external devices like blinds, sprinklers and switches Compatible with Alexa. Restful And Real-Time APIs.
Supports up to 7 sensors
Supports up to seven sensors.
Mix and match thermo-hygrometer (TX-3110B), pool, spa and pond (TX-3107) and soil moisture (TX-3102) sensors.
Floating Pool and Spa Thermometer (optional)
The 7-channel floating pool and spa thermometer is ideal for home owners that wish to monitor and send alert notifications when the pool or spa is too hot or cold.
The sensor sends the data to the Smart Weather Station Console.
The TX-3107 wireless pool and spa thermometer is water proof and floats on the surface of the water.
The sensor displays and wirelessly transmits the water temperature to the display console.
The seven channel selectable switch allows you to monitor water temperature from seven different locations. The screw-on lid with locking key design with double internal gaskets.
Soil Moisture and Temperature Sensor (optional)
The 7-channel soil temperature and moisture are perfect for amateur gardeners that wish to remotely monitor their lawn or garden, and send alerts when the soil is too wet or too dry.
The stainless sensor probe wirelessly sends the data to the WS-8482 Console.
The seven channel selectable switch allows you to monitor water temperature from seven different locations.
Responsive Website Design and Apps for iOS and Android
Mobile friendly and responsive web design looks great on any phone, tablet, laptop or desktop.
The Ambient Weather Dashboard app is also available at Google Play and the Apple App Store.
Email and Text Alerts with Timeline
Send email or text alerts for high and low conditions for every parameter. Send multiple alerts for the same parameter.
Features a handy timeline.
Connect to IFTTT
Do more with IFTTT. Connect your weather station sensors to IFTTT and control other devices, like blinds, rain gauges, lights and switches.
Use the IFTTT feature to connect to other web services.
The AmbientWeather server includes a handy timeline for tracking IFTTT triggered applets.
Works with the Google Assistant
The Ambient Weather app provides Ambient Weather personal weather station owners with the ability to get real-time, and past weather information generated by the devices they have set up at official site.
Link your account get started: say ‘hey google, Ambient Weather’ weather report.’ This will provide you with your outdoor weather report. You can also ask for your indoor weather report as well by saying, ‘ indoor conditions’, or request the weather history on a specific date.
Compatible with Alexa
The Ambient Weather skill provides Ambient Weather personal weather station owners with the ability to get real-time, and past weather information generated by the devices they have set up at have set up at official site.
Enable the skill and get started: say ‘Alexa, ask Ambient Weather for a weather report.’ This will provide you with your outdoor weather report, but you can ask for your indoor weather report as well by saying, Alexa, ask Ambient Weather about the indoor conditions.
Connect to Wunderground. Dive into Data
Wunderground allows you to view, store, analyze, share and compare data from local personal weather stations with beautiful, customizable charts and graphics.
There is never a service fee, and once you begin reporting to Wunderground, you receive Data Hosting Services and Member Benefits, including Email alerts and no ads.
The WunderStation iPad app brings real-time data from over 37,000 personal weather stations that make up our unique network of weather enthusiasts.
Other apps include Weather Underground for iPhone and Android, and WunderMap for IPhone, Android and iPad.
AmbientWeather.net Public Dashboard
With our weather stations, sensors, and cloud service, Ambient Weather has developed a suite of tools that seamlessly stream real-time weather conditions to the internet, enabling a community of weather professionals and enthusiasts who, together, create a rich network of weather data spanning the globe.
Easily accessible to anyone with an internet connection, this community offers robust, meaningful weather information—right from the backyard of a trusted neighbor, friend, or colleague.
Our mapping platform combines our large weather station network with live radar, temperature and wind overlays, and accurate pinpoint forecasting for any location on earth.
Handy Charts and Graphs
The expandable tiles and handy charts and graphs allow your to analyze your data.
The responsive design looks great on any platform (PC, Mac desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone.
Files can be downloaded to your computer for further analysis (csv format).
API for Developers, Third Party Apps
Developers, retrieve your own real-time and historical personal weather station JSON formatted data, or build 3rd party apps and get data from multiple devices.
JSON Formatted Data Secure Data RetrievalCommunity SupportThird Party Apps include WeatherSnoop for Mac, Weather Display for PC, SmartThings, Home Assistant, HomeSeer and more.
The Sensor Array:
1. Wind vane
2. Wind cups
4. Thermo-hygrometer radiation shield
5. Thermo-hygrometer sensor
6. Mounting pole bracket (fits 35 – 40 mm diameter pole (1” – 1.75”)
7. 3 x AA battery compartment
8. [RESET] button
9. Transmission status LED (flashes when transmits)
10. Bubble level
11. Rain collector
12. UV / Light Intensity sensor
13. Solar panel
1. BARO Button
2. WIND Button
3. ALARM/SNOOZE button
4. SUN button
5. RAINFALL button
6. LCD Display
7. Sun/Moon button
8. INDEX button
9. HISTORY button
10. MAX / MIN button
11. CHANNEL button
12. CLOCK SET button
13. Wall suspension eye for hanging
14. REFRESH button
15. SENSOR / WIFI button
16. RESET button
17. °C / °F button
18 ALARM button
19. ALERT button
20. [ OFF / HI / LO ] slide switch
21. Battery compartment 22. Table stand 23. Power jack
Send real time data to AmbientWeather.net Website. AmbientWeather.net is the most user friendly design for monitoring your data across different platforms. Quickly view detailed information with our animated expandable modules.
The Falcon streams weather data real time (approximately 60 second updates) to the WeatherUnderground.com Website, the best website for collecting and storing real-time personal weather station data.
Connect your weather station sensors to IFTTT and control external devices, like blinds, rain gauges, lights and switches. Use the IFTTT feature to connect to other other web services such as Gmail, Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest. The AmbientWeather.net server includes a handy timeline for tracking IFTTT triggered applets.
Compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
Setup User Interface (UI) support setup device: Built-in WiFi with WAP mode smart device, including laptops, computers, smart phones and tablets.