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Water-Year Summary for Site 02197020

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Available Parameters
00045 Precipitation(Sum)  
00045 Precipitation(Sum) [Operational]  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
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
02197020 SPIRIT CREEK AT US 1, NEAR AUGUSTA, GA
LOCATION - Lat 33°22'23", long 82°08'20" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Richmond County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03060106, 150 feet upstream of GA 1.
DRAINAGE AREA - 17.6 mi². revised.
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR GA-2013: Drainage Area.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: October 2001 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: March 2001 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 229.61 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) of 1929.
COOPERATION - U.S. Department of the Army, Fort Gordon.
REMARKS -
For period 10/01/2014-10/31/2018: Discharge records fair, except for periods of estimated discharge, which are poor. Gage height records fair.
For period 10/31/2018-04/04/2019: Discharge records poor. Gage height records fair.
For period 04/05/2019-08/21/2019: Discharge records poor. Gage height records poor.
For period 08/22/2019-12/10/2019: Discharge records fair. Gage height records fair.
For period 12/11/2019-10/07/2020: Discharge records poor. Gage height records poor.

Low flows are regulated by spillway of dam for Richmond Factory Pond.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height recorded, 8.52 feet, September 17, 2020, maximum discharge recorded, 3,200 cfs, estimated, September 17, 2020; minimum daily discharge, 3.1 cfs, June 21, 2008 and June 22, 2008.
CLIMATOLOGICAL RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 2001 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.