Automated Data Plotter

This application dynamically generates many types of graphs. These graphs are derived from processing of various data sources done by the IEM. Please feel free to use these generated graphics in whatever way you wish. Reset App. The IEM Explorer application offers a simplified frontend to some of these autoplots.

First, select a chart type::

Second, select specific chart options::

Select Station
Start Date (inclusive):
End Date (inclusive):
Growing Degree Day Base (F)
Growing Degree Day Ceiling (F)
Compare with year (optional):
Compare with year (optional)
Compare with year (optional)
Which Charts to Show in Plot
Image Pixel Size @100 DPI
Image Resolution (DPI) (50 to 500)
Select Output Format:

Plot Description:

This plot presents accumulated totals and departures of growing degree days (GDD), precipitation and stress degree days (SDD). Leap days are not considered for this plot. The light blue area represents the range of accumulated values based on the observation history at the site.

Based on a sampling of recent timings for this application, plot generation time has averaged 5 seconds. Hold on for the plot is generating now!

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