[Geographic Data] (E)ΒΆ

Description: Imports geographic data.

Geographic data can be imported from the file formats below:

  • River Survey data (*.riv)
  • Topography File (*.tpo, *.anc)
  • RIC-Nays DEM data (*.dat, *.txt)
  • USGS NED (*.adf)
  • STL file (*.stl)
  • ESRI Shape file (*.shp) (Polygon)
  • NetCDF file (*.nc)
  • GeoTIFF file (*.tif)
  • X band MP rader data (*.*)

When you select [Geographic Data], a list of importable geographic data is shown as submenus. Select the geographic data you want to import and the [Select file to import] dialog (Figure 53) will open. Select the file to import the geographic data.

You can see the imported geographic data in [Object Browser]. Figure 54 shows an example of the iRIC window after importing a river survey data.

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Figure 53 The [Select file to import] dialog

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Figure 54 iRIC window after importing a river survey data

When you import river survey data, the [River Survey Data Import Setting] dialog (Figure 55) will open. Specify the import setting and click on [OK].

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Figure 55 The [River Survey Data Import Setting] dialog

When you import ESRI shape files, the [Polygon Import Setting] dialog (Figure 56) will open. Specify the import setting and click on [OK].

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Figure 56 The [Polygon Import Setting] dialog

When you import NetCDF file into geographic data that has dimensions other than position, the [Dimension Mapping Setting] dialog (Figure 57) will open. Setup the mapping setting about the dimensions, and click on [OK].

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Figure 57 The [Dimension Mapping Setting] dialog

When you import XRAIN rainfall data as geographic data, save XRAIN rainfall data files into one foler, and select one of them in the dialog. The, all rainfall data in that folder are loaded and imported.