[Location: Location_Category='CONTINENT', Location_Type='NORTH AMERICA', Location_Subregion1='UNITED STATES OF AMERICA', Location_Subregion2='OKLAHOMA']
Washita Watershed Data SetEntry ID: MSU0040
Abstract: The Little Washita River is a Red River basin tributary which is
located in Grady and Caddo counties in the State of Oklahoma.
The Washita Watershed Data Set contains a variety of data
including rainfall, flow rates, weather, soils, climate and
elevation for the Little Washita River and River Basin.
Collection Organization: Agricultural Research Service.
Collection Methodology: Remote ... sensing, weather stations and
Collection Frequency: Varies - Runoff data, every minute
and rainfall data-daily.
Update Characteristics: The rainfall data are collected on a
Data Center: Agricultural Research Service Hydrology Lab
Dissemination Media: online database or anonymous FTP
File Format: compressed ascii files
Access Instructions: The runoff and rainfall data only are
available as part of the Agricultural Research Service's Water
Data Base. Access to this dataset is available through anonymous
FTP to hydrolab.arsusda.gov on the Internet.
Interactive access to the Water Data Base is achieved via a
modem connection to the REPHLEX II system. Modem settings are
300, 1200, or 2400 baud, no parity, 8 bits, 1 stop bit. The
phone number is 301-504-9300.
Water Data Base info is also available via FTP at
hydrolab.arsusda.gov. Logon as anonymous and use your e-mail
address as a password. The path is /pub/arswater. In this
directory you will find several text files which contain
general information about the database. The file readme.1st
contains general information about this site and how to navigate
through data for the ARS Water Data Base.
Software Required: decompression software compatible with the
Access Restrictions: none
Availability Status: On Request
Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Start Date: 1960-01-01
AGRICULTURE > SOILS
ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > PRECIPITATION AMOUNT
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > SURFACE WATER > SURFACE WATER PROCESSES/MEASUREMENTS > DISCHARGE/FLOW
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > SURFACE WATER > SURFACE WATER FEATURES > RIVERS/STREAMS
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > SURFACE WATER > WATERSHED CHARACTERISTICS
LAND SURFACE > SOILS > SOIL CLASSIFICATION
LAND SURFACE > TOPOGRAPHY > TERRAIN ELEVATION
Quality Data were collected by using remote sensing, weather stations,
and rain gauges. All data were checked, corrected, and data
deemed to be unreasonable were discarded.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: jthurman at hydrolab.arsusda.gov
Water Data Center USDA Agricultural Research Service Hydrology Laboratory Room 104, Building 007, BARC-West
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20705-2350
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12