Create an account to get the water data you want,
when you want.
A USGS Water Data For the Nation account allows you to personalize how you use
USGS water data. Currently, your account will allow you to customize the features
of the USGS WaterAlert application. In the future, the USGS plans to add
additional applications to enhance and modernize how you work with water data all using
just one sign-in.
An account with the USGS WaterAlert application allows you to:
Receive email notifications: get updates on current water
conditions based on threshold values you set.
Receive text message notifications:
get water data notifications
straight to your phone using the latest SMS short code standards.
Easily pause and restart notifications: Leaving for vacation?
Pause your notifications at a touch of a button; turn them back on when you
Easily create and remove notifications: Sometimes it is hard
to get just the right threshold values for your alert notifications. With
an account, making, modifying, and removing alerts so that they meet your exact
needs is a snap.