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Water-Year Summary for Site 02337040

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

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
02337040 SWEETWATER CREEK BELOW AUSTELL, GA
LOCATION - Lat 33°43'15", long 84°36'54" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Douglas County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03130002, on left bank where River Road accesses Sweetwater Creek, 1.3 miles upstream from confluence with Chattahoochee River, 6.3 miles south of Austell, 7.8 miles southeast of Douglasville.
DRAINAGE AREA - 262 mi².
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: August 1998 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: August 1998 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 740 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) of 1929 (from topographic map).
COOPERATION - City of East Point.
REMARKS -
For period 10/01/2013-12/05/2017: Discharge record poor. Gage height record good.
For period 12/06/2017-08/08/2019: Discharge record poor. Gage height record fair.
For period 08/09/2019-10/11/2019: Discharge record poor. Gage height record good.
For period 10/12/2019-12/04/2019: Discharge record poor. Gage height record fair.
For period 12/05/2019-09/08/2020: Discharge record poor. Gage height record poor.

Station affected by backwater from the Chattahoochee River.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage-height recorded, 28.07 feet, July 11, 2005; minimum daily discharge, 0.07 cfs, estimated, October 20, 2007.
CLIMATOLOGICAL RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 2001 to October 2017.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.