USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
02392360 SHOAL CREEK AT GA 108, NEAR WALESKA, GA
LOCATION - Lat 34°15'48", long 84°35'44" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Cherokee County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03150104, at bridge on Georgia Highway 108, 7.0 mi upstream from confluence with the Etowah River, 0.3 mi downstream from Gorman and Rocky Bottom Branches, and 5.3 mi southwest of Waleska.
DRAINAGE AREA - 56.5 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD -
DISCHARGE: March 2000 to August 2005 (discrete discharge measurements only), October 2005 to current year.
GAGE HEIGHT: October 2005 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite telemetry with a water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 877.4 feet above North American Vertical Datum (NAVD) of 1988 (leveling by Global Navigation Satellite System equipment using GEOID12A).
COOPERATION - Cherokee County Water and Sewer Authority.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge recorded, 2,510 cfs, January 6, 2009; maximum gage height recorded, 10.87 feet, January 6, 2009; minimum daily discharge, 0.88 cfs, October 28, 2007.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 2005 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.
PERIOD OF RECORD - January 2000 to current year.
COOPERATION - Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division.