Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!


Page Loading - Please Wait...

Click to hideNews Bulletins
Click to hide state-specific text

Click Here for information on data reliability


USGS 02358700 APALACHICOLA RIVER NR BLOUNTSTOWN,FLORIDA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

Click to hidestation-specific text

This gage is monitored in cooperation with the US Army Corps of Engineers.

Link to the US Army Corps of Engineers

02358700  APALACHICOLA RIVER NEAR BLOUNTSTOWN, FL

LOCATION.--Lat 30°25'30", long 85°01'53", in NE 1/4 sec.3, T.1 S., R.8 W., Calhoun County,
   Hydrologic Unit 03130011, on right bank 500 ft upstream from Neal Lumber Company
   Landing at McNeal, 0.5 mi upstream from Old River cutoff, 1.5 mi southeast of
   Blountstown, and 78 mi upstream from mouth.

DRAINAGE AREA.--17,600 mi2, approximately.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1920 to September 1957 gage-height records collected in this
   vicinity by the National Weather Service are in the files of the Geological Survey.
   Miscellaneous discharge measurements from some periods August 1938 to August 1957 are
   in files of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile, Alabama District. October 1957 to
   current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 26.96 ft above National Geodetic Vertical
   Datum of 1929 (National Weather Service benchmark). Prior to Sept. 17, 1921,
   nonrecording gage near present site at different datum. Sept. 17, 1921 to
   Aug. 28, 1957, nonrecording gage at several sites within 500 ft of present site at
   present datum. Since Aug. 26, 1960, auxiliary nonrecording gage at site 2.2 mi upstream
   at bridge on State Highway 20, at present datum.

COOPERATION.--Records from October 1957 to current year, were collected and computed by
   the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and were reviewed by the Geological Survey.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum daily discharge, 266,000 ft3/s, Mar. 13, 1998;
   maximum gage height, 27.23 ft, Mar. 13, 1998; minimum daily discharge, 4,680 ft3/s
   (estimated), Aug. 3, 1986.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum stage since at least 1920, 28.6 ft present
   datum, Mar. 21, 1929, discharge not determined, from National Weather Service records.


Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge, USGS Data 2011-12-23  2014-12-22
00065 Gage height, USGS Data 2011-12-23  2014-12-22

Graph
Graph w/ stats
Graph w/o stats
Graph w/ (up to 3) parms
Table
Tab-separated
Days  (7)
 

  -- or --
Begin date
 

End date
 

Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement


Discharge, cubic feet per second, USGS Data

Most recent instantaneous value: 8,640   12-22-2014  05:15 CST
Graph of  Discharge, cubic feet per second, USGS Data

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Discharge, cubic feet per second, USGS Data"

?
 Add site numbers


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      


Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 22 based on 54 years of record more
Min
(2008)
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Dec 22
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2010)
7060 8640 11500 17000 21700 27500 102000


Gage height, feet, USGS Data

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.11   12-22-2014  05:15 CST
Graph of  Gage height, feet, USGS Data

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Gage height, feet, USGS Data"

?
 Add site numbers


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert