CFSWater

cfsWater is a free text message tool to access current conditions for tailwaters and streams using Corps of Engineers and USGS data.

913-270-0360



Current USGS and Core of Engineers Generation and Stream Flow



Instructions

Get current conditions for tailwaters and streams by texting 913-270-0360 the following template:

gen < id> or  g < id>

Example Texts

​g table
g bull
g beaver

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.. All site IDs are available by texting "g"

Other core White River tailwaters are also available. Examples include tablerock, littlered, greersferry, bullshoals, beaver, or tanneycomo.

"Watch CFS Changes" - Receive Notification Upon CFS Change



Instructions

"Watch" for CFS changes and receive a text message notification when it changes. Watch by texting 913-270-0360 the following template:

watch < id>  or  w < id>

Example Texts

watch tablerock
watch bullshoals
w table

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Generation Schedule



Instructions

Receive the generation schedule for various waters by texting 913-270-0360 the following template:

sched < id>  or  s < id>

Example Texts

sched tablerock
sched bullshoals
s table

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List of USGS and Corps of Engineer Sites/IDs



Instructions

Receive a list of USGS and Corps of Engineer Sites and IDs by texting 913-270-0360 the following template:

 or  s or  w

Example Texts

g
s
w

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How To Text cfsWater



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  • Navigate to the text messaging application on your phone.

    Any messaging app will do – this service is free.

  • Enter recipient 913-270-0360.

    Save to your contacts for easy sending.

  • Send message with the water id of the information you want.

    Use the example texts above for a guide on what text to send.

  • Receive up-to-date USGS information.

    It queries all USGS and Corps of Engineers Stream data.