BLUE CANYON

Map of surrounding area

Station IDBLCElevation5280' ft
River BasinAMERICAN RCountyPLACER
Hydrologic AreaSACRAMENTO RIVERNearby CityEMIGRANT GAP
Latitude39.276100°NLongitude-120.708100°W
OperatorUS Bureau of ReclamationData Collection

Additional types of information available:   Precipitation Averages | Snow Sensor Information


The following data types are available online. Select one of the links below to retrieve recent data.

Sensor DescriptionDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches (daily) (RAIN)COMPUTED 10/01/2003 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches (daily) (PPT INC)COMPUTED 01/01/1988 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCRMNT 4A-4A, inches (daily) (PPTINC4)DATA XCHG-NWS 10/01/2012 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches (daily) (SNOW DP)COMPUTED 10/01/2004 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (daily) (SNOW WC)COMPUTED 01/24/1970 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT(REVISED), inches (daily) (SNO ADJ)COMPUTED 01/24/1970 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR AVERAGE, deg f (daily) (TEMP AV)COMPUTED 09/02/1999 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MAXIMUM, deg f (daily) (TEMP MX)COMPUTED 09/02/1999 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR MINIMUM, deg f (daily) (TEMP MN)COMPUTED 09/02/1999 to present.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches (event) (RAINTIP)SATELLITE 12/17/1994 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (event) (SNOW WC)ALERT 12/17/1994 to 08/24/1998.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f (event) (TEMP)ALERT 12/17/1994 to 08/24/1998.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts (hourly)(BAT VOL)SATELLITE 08/26/1998 to present.
SNOW DEPTH, inches (hourly)(SNOW DP)SATELLITE 01/01/2004 to present.
SNOW, WATER CONTENT, inches (hourly)(SNOW WC)SATELLITE 08/26/1998 to present.
TEMPERATURE, AIR, deg f (hourly)(TEMP)SATELLITE 08/26/1998 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches (monthly) (RAIN)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1940 to 08/01/2000.


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