USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
02327100 SOPCHOPPY RIVER NEAR SOPCHOPPY, FL
LOCATION - Lat 30°07'45", long 84°29'40" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 sec.24, T.4 S., R.3 W., Wakulla County, FL, Hydrologic Unit 03120003, Apalachicola National Forest, near left bank on downstream side of bridge on U.S. Forest Road 343, 4.7 mi north of Sopchoppy, 5.2 mi upstream from Duval Branch, and 24 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 102 mi².
- WSP 1905, WRD FL-76-4: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water years 1961-64 (annual maximum); June 1964 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and data-collection platform. Datum of gage is National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Jan. 27, 1961 to June 3, 1964, nonrecording gage and crest-stage gage at same site at datum 9.63 ft higher.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum recorded, 29.5 °C May 29, 2019; minimum recorded, 7.8 °C Jan. 31, 2019.