convertNWSFireZones: Convert NWS Public Forecast Zones Shapefile

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Note References See Also

View source: R/convertNWSFireZones.R

Description

Returns a SpatialPolygonsDataFrame for NWS weather forecast zones.

Usage

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Arguments

nameOnly

logical specifying whether to only return the name without creating the file

simplify

logical specifying whether to create "_05" version of the file that is simplified to 5%

Details

A weather forecast zones shapefile is downloaded and converted to a SpatialPolygonsDataFrame with additional columns of data. The resulting file will be created in the spatial data directory which is set with setSpatialDataDir().

Value

Name of the dataset being created.

Note

zoneID is the unique identifier, and is the state code followed by zoneNumber.

References

https://www.weather.gov/gis/FireZones

See Also

setSpatialDataDir


MazamaSpatialUtils documentation built on Sept. 29, 2019, 1:03 a.m.