USGS 444227069561801 Mercer Precipitation near Mercer, Maine
Station operated in cooperation with
|The precipitation data for this station are temporary
and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time series data will
NOT be available for retrieval following the 120-day display
period. Although the instrumentation is calibrated at least once
per year, the temporary classification means that documented
routine inspections and other quality assurance measures are not
performed that would make the data acceptable for archival,
retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive
Gage is operated in conjunction with a co-located streamflow gage
Precipitation data at this station are collected with a weighing
bucket precipitation gage. An 8-inch collection bucket instrument
uses weight to calculate precipitation to the nearest 0.1 inches.
Sudden drops and rises in the cumulative precipitation are due to
USGS staff servicing the collection bucket. Occasional 0.1 inch
oscillations in the data are due to the sensitivity of the weighing
sensor to fully resolve the data to the nearest 0.1 inch precision.
Occasional 0.1 inch drops in the data are due to
This station managed by the Augusta ME Field Office.
Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
Most recent instantaneous value: 3.80 03-29-2023 21:00 EDT