Func precipitation

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Entity Description

Entity Name: func_precipitation

A brush entity that creates rain and snow inside its volume.

Entity Values


  • Name targetname <target_source>
The name that other entities refer to this entity by.
  • Parent parentname <target_destination>
The name of this entity's parent in the movement hierarchy. Entities with parents move with their parent.
  • Density (0-100%) renderamt <integer>
  • Color (R G B) rendercolor <color255>
  • Precipitation Type preciptype <choices>


  • Kill
Removes this entity from the world.
  • KillHierarchy
Removes this entity and all its children from the world.
  • AddOutput <string>
Adds an entity I/O connection to this entity. Format: <output name> <targetname>:<inputname>:<parameter>:<delay>:<max times to fire (-1 == infinite)>. Very dangerous, use with care.
  • FireUser1
Causes this entity's OnUser1 output to be fired.
  • FireUser2
Causes this entity's OnUser2 output to be fired.
  • FireUser3
Causes this entity's OnUser3 output to be fired.
  • FireUser4
Causes this entity's OnUser4 output to be fired.
  • SetParent <string>
Changes the entity's parent in the movement hierarchy.
  • SetParentAttachment <string>
Change this entity to attach to a specific attachment point on its parent. Entities must be parented before being sent this input. The parameter passed in should be the name of the attachment.
  • ClearParent
Removes this entity from the the movement hierarchy, leaving it free to move independently.


  • OnUser1
Fired in response to FireUser1 input.
  • OnUser2
Fired in response to FireUser2 input.
  • OnUser3
Fired in response to FireUser3 input.
  • OnUser4
Fired in response to FireUser4 input.

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