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Maricopa County ALERT Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web, special request
REQUEST PROCEDURE
Email to sdw@mail.maricopa.gov
Surface In-Situ Networks
An ALERT flood-warning network covering much of central Arizona
CONTACT
Stephen D. Waters
Flood Control District of Maricopa County
2801 W. Durango St., Phoenix, AZ 85009
(602) 506-1501
sdw@mail.maricopa.gov
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SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameAZ ALERT Maricopa County
CollectiveMesoWest/MADIS
Facility TypeNetwork
Purpose
LocationArizona, central
Number of Stations306 precipitation, 177 water-level, 34 weather
Map of Stationshttp://www.flood.maricopa.gov/Rainfall/ALERT/alert.aspx
Categorymeteorology, hydrology, climate
Parameters (Most)precipitation, streamflow
Paramters (Limited)air temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, wind gust, wind direction, pressure, solar radiation
ArchiveAvailable upon request or via the web page
Period of RecordData begins Sep. 1980, all sensors available back to time of installation
Temporal ResolutionWx 15-min, precip & streamflow in real-time
Data SeasonAll
Data AvailabilityReal-time
Other PurposesCollect long-term data for research & design
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
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REMARKS
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UPDATED ON
6 Apr 2011 10:54