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Integrated Water Resources Database for the Southeast Ashley Frazier, Mark Brooks, and Ryan Boyles. Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference October 20, 2009 Wilmington, NC. The Need for Water Resource Data. Drought monitoring Economically important Socially important Policy making

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Integrated Water Resources Database for the Southeast

Ashley Frazier, Mark Brooks, and Ryan Boyles

Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference

October 20, 2009

Wilmington, NC


Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


The Need for Water Resource Data

  • Drought monitoring

  • Economically important

  • Socially important

  • Policy making

  • Decision support

Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


Water Resource Data in the Southeast

  • Many different data sources

  • Many different parameters

  • Many different formats

  • No one place to get it all

Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


... and so was born, CRONOS H2O

  • One digital database, one format, one interface

  • Multiple sources:

    • USGS

    • State level sources

    • USACE

    • TVA

    • NWS COOP (precip)

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Let’s put this into context

  • CRONOS

    • Climate Retrieval and Observations Network of the Southeast

    • Digital database of surface weather

    • Eleven weather networks, over 23,000 stations

    • Launched in 2003

Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


CRONOS H2O

  • CRONOS + water data

    • Streamflow

    • Reservoir levels

    • Groundwater levels

    • Precipitation

    • Percentiles

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CRONOS H2O Interface

  • Gateway for water resources data

  • Designed for (un)sophisticated users

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Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


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Tennessee Valley Authority

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WATER Atlas

  • Expanding water data to TVA states

  • Adding state-level data

  • Adding regional MPE

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Carolinas and Virginia Climate Conference - Wilmington, NC - Oct 20, 2009


Acknowledgements

  • NC Division of Water Resources

    • Tom Fransen, Charles Theobald, Wenli Chen, Nat Wilson

  • USGS

    • Nelson Williams, Ramona Traynor, Jeanne Robbins, Karen Ford

  • US ACE

    • Terry Brown

  • Duke Energy

    • Scott Holland, Arthur Snuggs

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