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Available Parameters
00060 Discharge(Mean) [(2)]  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 31°10'37", long 90°16'46" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NW 1/4 SE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.34, T.3 N., R.9 E., Pike County, MS, Hydrologic Unit 03180005, Washington Meridian, near right bank on downstream side of bridge on U.S. Highway 98, 0.2 mi upstream from Bars Branch, 2.2 mi downstream from Topishaw Creek, and 9.2 mi northwest of Tylertown.
DRAINAGE AREA - 492 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1504: 1945(P), 1946(M), 1947-51, 1953. WDR MS-80-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1944 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 227.40 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS - Records good except for estimated data which are considered poor. Satellite telemeter at station. Computed discharges between stages of 15 and 33 feet adjusted for storage by using the Boyer method.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in February 1936 reached a stage about 0.1 ft higher than the flood of Apr. 7, 1983.

Maximum instantaneous discharge = 64,200 cfs on April 7, 1983.

Maximum instantaneous gage height = 34.62 feet on April 7, 1983.