TUFLOW to GIS

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Introduction

The TUFLOW_to_GIS.exe is a utility available on the the TUFLOW website (http://www.tuflow.com/Downloads_Utilities.htm Download TUFLOW utilities]).

The utility can be used to convert TUFLOW outputs (.dat and .xmdf) into formats that can be imported into GIS packages such as MapInfo, ArcGIS and SAGA. For more details on the TUFLOW utility please see section 11.2 of the 2010 TUFLOW manual.

Running TUFLOW_to_GIS

Simply double clicking on the TUFLOW_to_GIS executable will bring up a DOS prompt that that gives you some instructions on running the utility.

The most common way to run the utility is from a batchfile. This allows the user to process multiple outputs at once.

Output Options