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Water-Year Summary for Site 02354800

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

Water year 2021: 2020-10-01 to 2021-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
LOCATION - Lat 31°17'38", long 84°29'31" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Baker County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03130009, on right bank 50 feet below sampling dock, approximately 0.6 miles downstream of old dam site, 1.6 miles north of GA 200, 9.0 miles west-southwest of Newton, and 3.7 miles south of Elmodel.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,000 mi². approximately.
DISCHARGE: April 1995 to current year.
GAGE-HEIGHT: April 1995 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 119.1 feet above the North American Vertical Datum (NAVD) of 1988 (leveling by Global Positioning System equipment using GEOID09).
COOPERATION - Dougherty County.
For period 10/01/2013-06/06/2018: Discharge records good, except for those with Estimated Discharge which are poor. Gage Height records good.
For period 06/06/2018-10/16/2019: Discharge records fair. Gage Height records fair.
For period 10/16/2019-03/17/2020: Discharge records fair. Gage Height records good.
For period 03/17/2019-11/02/2020: Discharge records fair. Gage Height records fair.
For period 11/02/2020-02/02/2021: Discharge records good. Gage Height records good.
For period 02/02/2021-07/21/2021: Discharge records fair. Gage Height records fair.

Discharge during growing season affected by undetermined amount of irrigation withdrawal. Moderate diurnal fluctuation occurs at low flow.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge recorded, 29,200 cfs, March 10, 1998; maximum gage height recorded, 31.19 feet, March 10, 1998; minimum daily discharge, 11 cfs, September 3, 2011.
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 2004 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.