USGS TX RainWatch


March 2016


General public, partner agencies, floodplain managers, emergency managers

Base Data

USGS Water Data for the Nation

Select Media

Twitter Blog

CBS Dallas-Fort Worth

Launch USGS TX RainWatch

USGS TX RainWatch (@USGS_TexasRain) is an autonomous Twitter feed that delivers data for over 300 USGS Texas real-time precipitation stations experiencing heavy, extreme, and violent rainfall rates. Tweets are automatically posted and sent to subscribers when rainfall is greater than 0.4 inches per hour at USGS real-time precipitation stations.