Rain Gauge Sites

This dataset contains MCES rain gauges in the Twin Cities seven county metro area. MCES uses rain gauges for flow monitoring, planning, inflow/infiltration (I/I) analysis, and modeling purposes.

Additional Info

Field Value
dsAccessConst None. This dataset is considered public under the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act. Please contact the Distribution Contact Person for more information.
dsCurrentRef Data is regularly added and updated. The last_edited_date field captures date and time of the most recent modification. The created_date field indicates when the record was originally created.
dsMetadataUrl https://resources.gisdata.mn.gov/pub/gdrs/data/pub/us_mn_state_metc/env_mces_rain_gauge_sites/metadata/metadata.html
dsModifiedDate 2024-04-02 00:50:38
dsOriginator Metropolitan Council
dsPeriodOfContent 5/17/2020
dsPurpose To provide a spatial data inventory to aid maintenance, planning and analysis efforts.
gdrsDsGuid {ca2f39f0-6a65-4879-a890-44771ae5fcf4}
spatial {"type":"Polygon","coordinates":[[[-94.012, 44.471],[-94.012, 45.415], [-92.732, 45.415], [-92.732, 44.471], [-94.012, 44.471]]]}

Dataset extent

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