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00065 Gage height(Mean,Obs.)  

Water year 2018: 2018-10-01 to 2019-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
02419988 (NW 01-5550-06) ALABAMA RIVER AT MONTGOMERY, AL
LOCATION - Lat 32°23'31", long 86°19'04" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Montgomery County, AL, Hydrologic Unit 03150201, on left bank of river in an abandoned pumping station of the Riverview Manufacturing at 715 Shady St., in Montgomery, 9.3 mi upstream of U.S. Highway 31 bridge, and at mile 296.9.
DRAINAGE AREA - 15,023 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR AL-84-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - December 1890 to current year (gage heights only). October 1971 to current year in reports of U.S. Geological Survey. 1900 to December 1971 in reports of National Weather Service.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 103.30 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to July 1, 1970, located 0.4 mi downstream on left bank at foot of Commerce Street at same datum.
REMARKS - The record was considered good except for February 16 through June 27, 2017, which was fair because of the uncertainty of the corrections applied to period. Flow affected by operation of reservoirs on Etowah, Coosa, and Tallapoosa Rivers. (See reservoirs in Mobile River basin.) Stage regulated by Jones Bluff Lock and Dam since January 1972.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 58.1 ft, Feb. 26, 1961, from floodmarks; minimum gage height, -4.0 ft, Sept. 22, 1925.