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Water-Year Summary for Site 02208000

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Available Parameters
00045 Precipitation(Sum)  
00045 Precipitation(Sum) [Operational]  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
02208000 YELLOW RIVER ROCKY PLAINS RD NR ROCKY PLAINS, GA
LOCATION - Lat 33°29'59.5", long 83°53'03" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Newton County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03070103, on bridge at Rocky Plains Road, 3.39 miles downstream of Dried Indian Creek, 10.1 miles from mouth, and 1.97 miles east Rocky Plains, GA.
DRAINAGE AREA - 428 mi².
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: November 2009 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: November 2009 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 579.7 feet above North American Vertical Datum (NAVD) of 1988.
COOPERATION - Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division.
REMARKS -
For period: 10/01/2013-09/30/2015: Discharge and gage height records fair.
For period: 10/01/2015-09/30/2016: Discharge records good, except those for periods of estimated discharge, which are poor. Gage height records good.
For period: 10/01/2016-12/15/2016: Discharge and gage height records good.
For period: 12/16/2016-05/02/2017: Discharge records fair. Gage height records good.
For period: 05/03/2017-10/06/2017: Discharge and gage height records poor.
For period: 10/07/2017-12/18/2017: Discharge and gage height records fair.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge recorded, unknown cfs, December 26, 2015; maximum gage height recorded, 22.08 feet, December 26, 2015; minimum daily discharge recorded, 25 cfs, estimated, September 19, 2011.
CLIMATOLOGICAL RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2009 to October 2017.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.