Ambient Weather WS-1002-WIFI OBSERVER Solar Powered Wireless WiFi Weather Station with Internet Publishing


Welcome to Ambient Weather's WS-1002-WIFI OBSERVER support webpage. We provide you with the latest updates to the User Manual, downloads, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and technical support contact information.

Technical Support

Call: 480-346-3398 (M-F 8am to 3pm Arizona Time)
Email: support@ambientweather.com

User Manual

WS-1002-WiFI User Manual

Console Firmware

Important Note! Before you upgrade the firmware, check the About Page* and make certain you are running Firmware Version 2.x.x. Failure to do so may cause your console to stop working.

*To determine your firmware version, select Factory | About | Display from the console.

Important Note! You will lose all of your stored data in memory, Calibration Settings, WiFi Settings and Server Settings (Wunderground.com) if you upgrade. Please back up your data prior to upgrading the firmware (Section 6.6 #6 of the WS-1002-WiFI User Manual).. You can not restore this data at the present time.

Updating Firmware Instructions:

1. Download the latest zip file (below) to your your computer. Make a note of where you saved this file.
2. Extract the zip file.
3. Copy the extracted folder Update EasyWeather to your MicroSD Card (the SD card must be empty).
4. Power down your display console by removing AC power.
5. Insert the SD Card into the display console.
6. Power up the display console.
7. The console will verify the firmware was updated.


Where to Purchase a MicroSD Card:


You can purchase one on Amazon, here (4, 8, 16 or 32 GB will work)::
Kingston 4 GB microSDHC Class 4 Flash Memory Card
4. Insert the MicroSD Card into the SD card slot in the display console.
5. Remove power from the display console by disconnecting the AC adapter.
6. Reconnect the AC adapter and confirm the firmware update.
Note: You only need to download the latest version. Multiple versions are shown to track changes.

Firmware Update History:

Version 2.4.6
February 1, 2018

Changes:
1. Fixes issue with EasyWeatherIP software turning on random alarms on the console and sometimes locking up the console.


Version 2.4.4
Setember 5, 2017

Changes:
1. Resets Max Daily Gust on AmbientWeather.net. This was not being reset at midnight.

Version 2.4.3
June 27, 2017

Changes:
1. Improvements to WiFi reconnection if router loses power.