Web Services

There are two web services tools that allow applications to access data without navigating web pages.

  • HBGuest Web Service:  HBGuest Web Service provides HydroBase Online data in a standard published format for software applications. For example, historical diversion time series can be accessed using the ColoradoWaterHBGuest input type in TSTool, a stand alone data querying tool. This Web Service, which is provided and maintained by DWR, can be accessed from the DWR Website.

    Common Use:
  • Download HydroBase Online data for modeling and analysis
  • Surface Water Conditions Web Service:  Surface Water Conditions Web Service provides real-time satellite monitoring system (ColoradoWaterSMS) data a standard published format for software applications. For example, real-time time series can be accessed using the ColoradoWaterSMS input type in TSTool. This Web Service, which is provided and maintained by DWR, can be accessed from the DWR Website.

    Common Use:
  • Download ColoradoWaterSMS data for modeling and analysis