I am a weather nerd.
So it was with great excitement that I unpacked my new official CoCoRaHS RG202 4″ Rain Gauge this evening.
It replaces an identical old one that I put up in the back yard in September 1999 when I joined the local National Weather Service office’s CityNet group of volunteer observers. I recently signed up for CoCoRaHS, and bought a new gauge. The old one was pretty beat up, but served me well: