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National Water Dashboard (NWD)

June 22, 2021

The National Water Dashboard (NWD) is a mobile, interactive tool that provides real-time information on water levels, weather, and flood forecasts - all in one place on a computer, smartphone, or other mobile device. The NWD presents real-time stream, lake and reservoir, precipitation, and groundwater data from more than 13,500 USGS observation stations across the country.


Screenshot of the USGS National Water Dashboard with default controls and layer selection tool
Screenshot of the default national view of the National Water Dashboard, August 2022.