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Water year 2017: 2016-10-01 to 2017-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2017
LOCATION - Lat 32°34'58", long 86°54'13" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Dallas County, AL, Hydrologic Unit 03150201, on right bank 75 ft downstream of highway bridge, 0.4 mi west of Jones, 6 mi upstream of Buck Creek, and 11 mi upstream of mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 203 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR AL-84-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1938 to September 1970, October 1970 to September 1974 (flood hydrograph only), October 1974 to current year. Prior to October 1959, published as Mulberry "River" at Jones.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 165.23 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to June 2, 1939, nonrecording gage at site 50 ft upstream at same datum.
REMARKS - Estimated values: October 1-3, 22-November 4, 2016 and September 18, 2017. Record considered good, except for estimated periods, which were poor.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum stage known, 33.6 ft in April 1938, from information by local residents, discharge, 48,000 ft³/s, from rating curve extended above 30,000 ft³/s.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - 1938-89: Maximum discharge, 32,800 ft³/s, August 16, 1939 (gage height, 30.4 ft); minimum daily, 26 ft³/s, Aug. 3, 2000.