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Water-Year Summary for Site 02329342

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00045 Precipitation(Sum)  
00045 Precipitation(Sum) [Operational]  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
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
02329342 LITTLE ATTAPULGUS CREEK AT ATTAPULGUS, GA
LOCATION - Lat 30°44'08", long 84°29'49" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Decatur County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03120003, on left bank 50.0 feet downstream from flood-damaged weir at BASF plant, 1.2 miles southwest of Attapulgus, and 3.6 miles above mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 17.3 mi². revised.
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR GA-94-1: 1992, 1993, 2000; WDR GA-2013: Drainage area. Gage datum was revised on Sept. 16, 2021, based on a more accurate determination of gage datum.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: November 1991 to current year, discharges less than 170 cfs only.
GAGE-HEIGHT: November 1991 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 154.5 feet above the North American Vertical Datum (NAVD) of 1988 (leveling by Global Navigation Satellite System equipment). Low-water continuous streamflow up to 6.73 feet in gage-height only is published.
COOPERATION - City of Attapulgus.
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 gage-height recorded, 13.95 feet, October 2, 1994; minimum daily discharge, 0.22 cfs, June 11, 2000.
CLIMATOLOGICAL RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 2005 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.