months, stage and discharge may be affected by ice in the
channel. Data values reported on these pages may be
significantly higher or lower than the actual streamflow.
Adjustments to the data will be done after detailed analyses.
Ice affected values identified on graphs (•) may be viewed by choosing the table
output format. If you have questions about these values,
please contact the
Idaho Water Data Maintainer.
LOCATION.--Lat 44° 16'13", long 114° 31'00"
(NAD83), in NE1/4 NE1/4 SE1/4 sec.24, T.11 N., R.16 E., Custer
County, Thompson Creek quad., Hydrologic Unit 17060201, on right bank
1.2 mi upstream from mouth, 2.2 mi below Pat Hughes Creek, and 5.7 mi
west of Clayton.
DRAINAGE AREA.--29.1 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--November 1972 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of
gage is 5,700 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to
June 13, 1982, recording gage at site 200 ft upstream at datum 2 ft
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 442
ft3/s May 15, 1997, gage height, 4.07 ft; minimum, 1.0
ft3/s Mar. 16, 1980, gage height, 3.73 ft.