USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
03301000 BEECH FORK AT BARDSTOWN, KY
LOCATION - Lat 37°47'49", long 85°28'51" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Nelson County, KY, Hydrologic Unit 05140103, near center of span on downstream side of bridge on U.S. Highway 31E, 0.1 miles downstream from Rowan Creek, 1.0 mile southwest of Bardstown, and at mile 20.7.
DRAINAGE AREA - 669 mi².
- WSP 1705: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1939 to September 1974; converted to a crest-stage partial-record station. Monthly discharge only for October, November 1939, published in WSP 1305. October 1997 to September 1999 and January 2001 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 439.3 feet above mean sea level.
COOPERATION - City of Bardstown.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 42,500 ft³/s, May 3, 2010, gage height, 47.13 ft.