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Water year 2018: 2017-10-01 to 2018-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
LOCATION - Lat 31°04'01", long 87°03'42" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Escambia County, AL, Hydrologic Unit 03140304, 100 feet downstream of State Highway 41 bridge, 1.0 mile south of East Brewton, 2.7 miles upstream of Murder Creek, at river mile 10.1.
DRAINAGE AREA - 2,661 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR AL-84-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 1999 to current year. February 1929 to September 1997 (gage heights only). October 1971 to September 1997, April 1999 to current year in reports of U.S. Geological Survey. July 1930 to December 1971 collected by National Weather Service and published in "Daily River Stages: reports of National Weather Service."
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 43.10 ft above NGVD of 1929. Gage datum changed from 53.10 ft in 1999 water year.
REMARKS - Estimated values: February 14-15, 2018. Record considered good, except for estimated period, which was poor.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of March 1929 reached a gage height of 46.6 ft and flood of March 21, 1990 reached a gage height of 35.04 ft.