USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
02198100 BEAVERDAM CREEK NEAR SARDIS, GA
LOCATION - Lat 32°56'15", long 81°48'56" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Burke County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03060108, at downstream side of bridge on GA 23, 0.8 miles downstream from Slough Branch, and 4.2 miles southwest of Sardis.
DRAINAGE AREA - 30.8 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: June 1986 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: October 2000 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 186.48 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) of 1929.
COOPERATION - Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge recorded, 4,070 cfs, March 9, 1998; maximum gage-height recorded, 8.49 feet, March 9, 1998; minimum daily discharge, 1.9 cfs, October 21-24, 2010.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 2003 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.