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NOAA/ESRL/GSD MADIS Hydrological Data (netCDF format)


This data set contains hydrological observations (river stage and flow and precipitation) from several networks (CA-Hydro, CoCoRaHS, Choctawhatchee Pea Yellow River Watershed Management Authority, Monterey ALERT, Suwannee River Water Management District, and Denver Urban Drainage and Flood Control District) with over 6000 locations throughout the United States and Canada. The temporal resolution varies from 5 minute to daily depending on the station. These data were quality controlled and provided by NOAA MADIS.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-03-10 00:00:00
End datetime 9999-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 72.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -45.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2015. NOAA/ESRL/GSD MADIS Hydrological Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Oct 2021.

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