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:
Which Metric to Summarize
Over how many consecutive days
Month Limiter
Image Pixel Size @100 DPI
Image Resolution (DPI) (50 to 500)
Select Output Format:

Plot Description:

This plot displays the top ten events for a given site and period of your choice. Here is a description of the labels shown in the 'Which Metric to Summarize' option:
  • Total Precipitation: Total precipitation over the specified number of days.
  • Max Least High: The highest minimum high temperature over the specified duration of days.
  • Min Greatest Low: The coldest maximum low temperature over the specified duration of days. Example series) -15 -12 -14 -16 would be -12

Based on a sampling of recent timings for this application, plot generation time has averaged 2 seconds. Hold on for the plot is generating now!

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