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Water-Year Summary for Site 02084472

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00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
LOCATION - Lat 35°32'36", long 77°03'43" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Beaufort County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 03020104, at bridge on U.S. Highway 17 at Washington, and 0.7 mi downstream of Kennedy Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 3,200 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WRD NC-00-1B: Drainage area.
DISCHARGE: October 1999 to June 2008 (discontinued.)
GAGE HEIGHT: March 1988 to May 1993. October 1999 to June 2009. March 2010 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1.07 ft below North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.

This site is affected by both astronomical and wind tides. The astronomical tides occur at primary harmonic periods of 12.42 hours and 24.84 hours.

For Water Year 2015: Records good.
For Water Year 2016: Records good.

For Water Year 2017: Records good.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 83,000 ft³/s, September 21, 1999, maximum gage height, 8.14 ft, September 16, 1999.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum elevation, 7.53 ft, August 27, 2011; minimum elevation, -3.82 ft, April 9, 2000.