Real Time Water Data from USGS
Entry ID: USGS_REALTIME_STREAM

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Summary
Abstract: The U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Division provides real-time
streamflow data for all 50 states including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
An interactive map provides access to streamflow data for hundreds of streams.
Using the map about 10 of the nearest stations can be selected, or a list of
all the stations in a state, or an interactive map of a state. An ... View entire text
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Description: USGS Real-Time Water Data
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Caption:  Daily Streamflow Conditions
 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 26.0   S: 18.0   E: -155.0   W: -175.0
  N: 20.0   S: 17.0   E: -65.0   W: -68.0
  N: 50.0   S: 20.0   E: -70.0   W: -130.0
  N: 72.0   S: 55.0   E: -140.0   W: -170.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Water Resources Division, USGS, DOI
Dataset Title: Real-Time Data for the Nation
Dataset Release Place: Reston, VA, USA
Dataset Publisher: Water Resources Division, USGS, DOI
Online Resource: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/rt
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1889-01-01
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: point
Longitude Resolution: point
Temporal Resolution: daily
Instrument
STREAM GAUGES Ancillary Description
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Data are provisional. See: http://water.usgs.gov/provisional.html
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
National Water Information System, Water Resources Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis

Data Center Personnel
Name: WATER WEBSERVER TEAM - USGS
Phone: 703-648-4000;1-800-426-9000
Email: h2oteam at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS National Center
Water Resources Division
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192-0002
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online, WWW
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
Publications/References
Kenneth L. Wahl, Wilbert O. Thomas, Jr., and Robert M. Hirsch. U.S. Geological
Survey Circular 1123: Stream-Gaging Program of the U.S. Geological Survey.
http://water.usgs.gov/pubs/circ/circ1123/
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-05-11
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