Five Points Meteorological Station (No. 49)

Description: 

Five Points Meteorological Station (No. 49) is at the Southern edge of Mckenzie Flats - about 2.5 km west of the actual  Five-Points.  North of the road and just northeast of the intersection where another road takes off going north.  Transition area from creosote to the south into Grasslands to the north

Site Details: 

Landform
no slope
Geology
Very shallow and thick caliche layer
Soils
Turney Loam
Hydrology
Water present only during heavy rainfall events
Vegetation
Desert Shrub to desert grassland transition

Elevation: 

1,610m