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Pima County ALERT Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
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Surface In-Situ Networks
The District operates and maintains a network of real-time sensors used to collect hydrometeorological data. This network provides information to county personnel and other agencies about precipitation, stormwater runoff, and weather conditions affecting our regional watersheds.
CONTACT
Pima County Regional Flood Control District
97 East Congress, 3rd Floor Tucson, AZ 85701
(520) 243-1800
fcd@dot.pima.gov
http://www.rfcd.pima.gov/district/location.cfm
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameAZ ALERT Pima County
Collective
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationArizona
Number of Stations81 precipitation, 29 stream, 4 weather
Map of Stationshttp://alert.rfcd.pima.gov/scripts/pima.pl
Categorymeteorology, hydrology
Parameters (Most)precipitation
Paramters (Limited)pressure, wind speed, wind direction, relative humidity, streamflow, temperature
Archive
Period of Record
Temporal Resolution
Data Season
Data AvailabilityALERT sensors are programmed to report in every 12 hours regardless if a change has occurred. Data is sent to the base station using radio telemetry
Other Purposes
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableNo
UPDATED ON
25 Sep 2009 11:05