Waterstatus: Data and Reports

 
Listed below are the environmental indicators that are monitored prior to and during a drought, pursuant to the Connecticut Drought Response and Preparedness Plan:
 
 
 
 


 
 
 

Stream Flow - maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey


 
Ground Water - maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey
  • USGS map of near real-time ground water map - CT's seven automatic ground water gauges are located in varied geologic settings in Greenwich, Newtown, Southbury, Durham, Marlborough and in Mansfield, which has two sites.  Click on a station, as indicated by a small color-coded circle, to obtain detailed information. 
  • USGS table of near real-time ground water levels - Click on a station number to get current hydrograph of water level (up to 31 days, updated once per day) 

 

Precipitation


 

Palmer Drought Index - maintained by the Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


 

Crop Moisture Index - maintained by the Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration


 

Forest Fire Danger - maintained by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection


 

Public Drinking Water Reservoirs - maintained by the Connecticut Department of Public Health


 

 






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