Automated Data Plotter

This application dynamically generates many types of graphs. These graphs are derived from processing of various data sources done by the IEM. Please feel free to use these generated graphics in whatever way you wish.


First, select a chart type::

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Second, select specific chart options::

DescriptionValue
Enter 5 Char NWSLI Station Code (sorry):
Time to center plot at (UTC Time Zone): (YYYY/mm/dd HH24MI)
Which Variable to Plot:
Image Resolution (DPI)
Select Output Format

Plot Description:

This page presents a sphagetti plot of river stage and forecasts. The plot is roughly centered on the date of your choice with the plot showing any forecasts made three days prior to the date and for one day afterwards. Sorry that you have to know the station ID prior to using this page (will fix at some point).

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