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Contra Costa County Precipitation Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
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REQUEST PROCEDURE
pwfld@pw.cccounty.us
Surface In-Situ Networks
Collects and analyzes precipitation and runoff data. maintains rainfall and stream gauges and equipment. Prepares hydrological analysis of watersheds, data, and engineering charts for use in project development. Collect limited wind and real-time stream depth data and reservoir levels.
CONTACT
Mark Boucher
Contra Costa County Flood Control Hydrology Section
255 Glacier Drive Martinez, CA, 94553
(925) 313-2000
pwfld@pw.cccounty.us
SECONDARY CONTACT
Scott McQuarrie
Contra Costa County Flood Control & Water Conservation District
255 Glacier Drive Martinez, CA, 94553
(925) 313-2000
pwfld@pw.cccounty.us
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameCA Contra Costa Precip
CollectiveCDEC
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationCalifornia
Number of Stations
Map of Stationshttp://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/index.aspx?NID=1455
Categorymeteorology
Parameters (Most)precipitation, battery voltage
Paramters (Limited)wind speed & direction, stream eleveation/flow (rating curves in progress).
Archive
Period of RecordVaries. 1970s - now
Temporal Resolution15 minute
Data Season30 minutes
Data AvailabilityFrom 1 day to 1 week depending on scope of data request. Recent data vailable on-line via CDEC.
Other PurposesFlood Control Rainfall Runoff Standards
FixedNo
MobileNo
PortableNo
REMARKS
The Contra Costa County Flood Control & Water Conservation District is staffed by Contra Costa County Public Works employees
UPDATED ON
16 Mar 2010 10:48