USGS Data Delivery Tools

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USGS WaterAlert allows users to set notification thresholds for any USGS real-time data collection station, including stream, tidal, and groundwater gages, water-quality, and weather stations and sends emails or text messages to subscribers whenever the threshold conditions are met, as often as every hour.

USGS WaterNow allows you to send a text message or email containing a USGS current-conditions data-collection station number and quickly receive a reply with its most recent observation(s).

USGS offer these Internet water services:

 

USGS WATERALERT

 

USGS WaterAlert: Example of output message on a smartphone.

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USGS WaterAlert allows users to set notification thresholds for any USGS real-time stream or raingage, water-quality, or groundwater monitoring site and then sends emails or text messages to subscribers whenever the threshold conditions are met, as often as every hour.

WaterAlert serves a variety of needs for the community, including:
- Emergency management
- Water supply management
- Recreational boating
- Recreational fishing

WaterAlert - An explanation

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WaterAlert - An explanation

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USGS WATERNOW

USGS WaterNow: Example of output message on a smartphone.

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USGS WaterNow allows you to send a text message or email containing a USGS current-conditions gaging site number and quickly receive a reply with its most recent observation(s).

WaterNow - A quick explanation

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