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Water-Year Summary for Site 02203000

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00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 32°11'03.7", long 81°53'21.2" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Evans County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03060203, on right bank 400 feet upstream from bridge on GA 73, 1.9 miles northeast of Claxton, and 10.0 miles upstream from Lotts Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 555 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1112: 1939-41, 1944.
DISCHARGE: May 1937 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: October 1998 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 80.5 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) of 1929 (levels by Georgia Department of Transportation). Prior to October 20, 1949, a non-recording gage was located at same site and datum.
COOPERATION - Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division.
REMARKS - Gage-height records are generally good. Discharge records are generally fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor. Additional details on the accuracy of the records can be obtained by contacting the USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center at gs-w-ga_nwisweb_data_inquiries@usgs.gov.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge recorded, 13,500 cfs, January 14, 1993; maximum gage height recorded, 16.60 feet, January 14, 1993; minimum daily discharge, 0.18 cfs, June 17, 2002.