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

Water year 2019: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30
 

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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.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
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.
REMARKS -
For period 10/01/2015 - 11/15/2016: Discharge record fair. Gage height record good.
For period 11/16/2016 - 11/29/2016: Discharge record poor. Gage height record good.
For period 11/30/2016 - 12/06/2016: Discharge record fair. Gage height record good.
For period 12/07/2016 - 04/26/2017: Discharge record good. Gage height record good.
For period 04/27/2017 - 07/11/2017: Discharge record fair. Gage height record good.
For period 07/12/2017 - 01/30/2018: Discharge record fair. Gage height record fair.
For period 01/31/2018 - 04/05/2018: Discharge record good. Gage height record good.
For period 04/05/2018 - 02/14/2019: Discharge record fair. Gage height record good.
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.
CLIMATOLOGICAL RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 2005 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.
WATER-QUALITY RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - January 2000 to current year.
COOPERATION - Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division.
REMARKS - Analyzing agency is represented by the five-digit code listed under USGS Water Science Center special parameter code 99920. Laboratory analyses with analyzing agency code 81341 are by the Laboratory Services Section, Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Department of Natural Resources. Field determinations of Discharge, Specific Conductance, pH, Water Temperature, Air Temperature, and Dissolved Oxygen are by the U.S. Geological Survey.