Current Water Conditions in New York

Science Center Objects

Current Water Conditions ("Real-time") in New York

• National Water Information System (NWIS):   Find water-resources data collected at approximately 1.5 million sites, using menu-based and map-based front ends.
• WaterWatch:  View maps, graphs, and tables describing real-time, recent, and past streamflow conditions for the United States. 

New York Webcams

USGS Flood Inundation Mapping

National Water Information System (NWIS)

Menu-based system

Map-based system

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.

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).