Dataset description: Water-level measurements

Measurements of atmospheric pressure, water levels, and waves on Dauphin Island, Alabama, collected in 2013.
Data from all instruments were converted to standard format for USGS time series (Montgomery and others, 2009) and stored in network common data format (netCDF) files. NetCDF files store data and associated metadata in a format that is compact and machine-independent. Documentation of the USGS Oceanographic Time-Series Measurement Database can be found in Open-File Report 2007–1194 (


Activities and equipment

ActivityEquipmentHow equipment was used
13BIM01Pressure Logger

Location of materials and files