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Water-Year Summary for Site 021108125

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00480 Salinity(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
021108125 WACCAMAW RIVER NEAR PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC
LOCATION - Lat 33°30'23", long 79°07'38" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Georgetown County, SC, Hydrologic Unit 03040206, Gage located on left bank of Waccamaw River, 0.5 mi upstream of the confluence with Thoroughfare Creek on the right bank. Gage on pier/boardwalk which runs along access channel leading to The Reserve Marina. Actual coordinates of the gage: 33°30'15.5"N 79°07'49.0"W
DRAINAGE AREA -  
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2001 to current year.
GAGE - Data collection platform. Elevation of gage is 15 ft above NGVD of 1929 (from topographic map).
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 11.35 ft, September 27, 2018 as a result of Hurricane Florence; minimum gage height, 1.14 ft, Apr. 16, 2007.
WATER-QUALITY RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2001 to current year.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD -
SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: November 2001 to current year.
WATER TEMPERATURE: October 2005 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Water-quality multiprobe and data collection platform.
REMARKS -

For water year 2014: Specific Conductance records excellent; Temperature records good.

For water year 2015: Specific Conductance records good, except for the periods of Jul. 23 - Jul. 25, which are fair and Jul. 26 - Jul. 29, which are poor; Temperature records good. For water year 2015: Specific Conductance records good, except for the periods of Nov. 23 - Dec. 20, Jan. 29 - Mar. 22, and May 26 - Jun. 13, which are fair; Temperature records good.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum, 18,800 microsiemens, Aug. 9, 2002; minimum, 56 microsiemens, Sep. 25, 2006. WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum, 33.9°C, July 25, 2010; minimum, 1.8°C, first occurrence on Jan. 06, 2018.