Water Levels and Flows

data.edmonton.ca | Last Updated 20 Nov 2019

A combining of data from 23 Water Level and Flow monitoring stations from water areas in Alberta that directly influence the Water Level and Flow of the North Saskatchewan River. A combination of data from 3 Water Level and Flow monitoring stations from water areas in Albert that directly influence the Water Level and Flow of the Sturgeon River. This data is sourced from the Government of Alberta website and as such the Government of Alberta's disclaimer covers this data. Government of Alberta Disclaimer: Data provided through this web app is provisional and preliminary in nature. Data is automatically generated by remote equipment that may not be under control of the Government of Alberta. This data has not been reviewed or edited for accuracy and may be subject to significant change when reviewed or corrected. Please exercise caution and carefully consider the provisional nature of the information provided. The Government of Alberta assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of this data and any use of it is therefore, entirely at your own risk. Additional Government of Alberta "Provisional Data Disclaimer": Alberta Environment routinely collects real-time hydrometeorological data from meteorological and stream gauges using telephone and communications satellites to support its water resources management activities. These gauges are owned and operated by different organizations and partners outside the Alberta Government. Near Real-Time data provided at this site are provisional and preliminary in nature. They are automatically generated by remote equipment that may not be under Alberta Government control and have not been reviewed or edited for accuracy. These data may be subject to significant change when manually reviewed and corrected. The accuracy of the data can be affected by many factors including: - malfunction of recording equipment - algal and aquatic growth in the stream which affects the stage-discharge relationship - backwater from ice or debris such as log jams - changes to the stream bed geometry Please exercise caution and carefully consider the provisional nature of the information provided. The Government of Alberta assumes no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of these data and any use of them is entirely at your own risk. “

Tags: water level, water flow, water monitoring, flood

This dataset has the following 9 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Row IDrow_idtextA unique ID that combines the Station Number and the time stamp of the data recording. Done to ensure data does not get duplicated.
Station Numberstation_numbertextThe unique identifier for the monitoring station.
Station Descriptionstation_descriptiontextThe description of where the monitoring station is located.
LatitudelatitudenumberThe latitude value for the monitoring station's location.
LongitudelongitudenumberThe longitude value for the monitoring station's location.
Station Locationstation_locationlocationThe latitude/longitude values for the monitoring station's location (used for mapping purposes).
Date and Timedate_and_timecalendar_dateThe date and time of the levels and flows reading.
Water Level (m)water_level_mnumberThe water level reading (in meters). A value of -1 indicates that the monitoring station did not successfully record a reading.
Water Flow (cu meter per sec)water_flow_cu_meter_per_secnumberThe water flow reading (in cubic meters per second). A value of -1 indicates that the monitoring station did not successfully record a reading.