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Water-Year Summary for Site 03289000

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00300 Dissolved oxygen(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00400 pH(Max.,Min.,Med.)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
03289000 SOUTH ELKHORN CREEK AT FORT SPRING, KY
LOCATION - Lat 38°02'35", long 84°37'35" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Fayette County, KY, Hydrologic Unit 05100205, on right downstream side of bridge on Fort Spring Road at U.S. Highway 60 at Fort Spring, 1.7 miles upstream from Shannon Run, 6.5 miles west of Lexington, and at mile 42.6.
DRAINAGE AREA - 24 mi² of which 2.80 mi² probably is noncontributing.
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1275: 1951-52. WSP 1505: Drainage Area. WSP 1625: 1951-52 (P).
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 1950 to September 1992, October 1997 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with crest stage gage for peak verification. . Datum of gage is 834.25 feet above NGVD of 1929 and 833.74 ft. above NAVD 1988 datum. Prior to August 12, 1952, and February 18 to November 16, 1965, nonrecording gage and crest-stage gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION - Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government.
REMARKS -   Records good except those estimated which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 5,120 ft³/s, Sep. 23, 2006, gage height 12.92 ft.