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

Page Loading - Please Wait...

* We've detected you're using a mobile device. Find our Next Generation Station Page here.
Click to hideNews Bulletins



Click to hidestation-specific text

LOCATION.--Lat 42° 13'23", long 114° 52'47"(Rev.)(NAD83), in SW1/4 SW1/4 NE1/4 sec.12, T.14 S., R.13 E., Twin Falls County, Cedar Creek Reservoir quad., Hydrologic Unit 17040213, on right bank 200 ft upstream from dam on Cedar Creek, and 10.2 mi south of Roseworth.

DRAINAGE AREA.--107 mi2, revised.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 1957 to September 1965, April 1985 to September 1987 (discontinued).

GAGE.--Nonrecording gage. Elevation of gage is 5,160 ft above NGVD of 1929, by barometer.

REMARKS.--Reservoir is formed by earthfill dam constructed in 1920; storage began in 1921. Total capacity, 29,930 acre-ft at gage height 72.0 ft, crest of spillway. Dead storage unknown. Water is used for irrigation of lands in Roseworth tract. Since 1920, water has been diverted from Deadwood Creek (tributary of East Fork Bruneau River) and Devil Creek to House Creek, which enters Cedar Creek Reservoir.

COOPERATION.--Gage readings provided by Cedar Mesa Canal Co.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum contents observed, 27,200 acre-ft Apr. 17, 1985, gage height, 69.02 ft; minimum observed, 66 acre-ft Sept. 15, 1961, gage height, 1.10 ft.


Available Parameters Period of Record
1957-04-12  1987-08-21


  -- or --



Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.