USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
03343400 EMBARRAS RIVER NEAR CAMARGO, IL
LOCATION - Lat 39°47'29", long 88°11'08" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.3, T.15 N., R.9 E., Douglas County, IL, Hydrologic Unit 05120112, on left bank at downstream side of bridge on U.S. Highway 36, 2.0 miles southwest of Camargo, 5.7 miles east of Tuscola, and at mile 166.5.
DRAINAGE AREA - 186 mi².
- WDR IL-75-1: Drainage area. WDR-US-2009: 1981(M).
PERIOD OF RECORD -
SURFACE-WATER DISCHARGE AND STAGE
DISCHARGE: October 1960 to current year.
STAGE: Water years 1994 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, satellite telemeter and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 622.30 ft above NGVD of 1929 (622.06 ft NAVD 1988).
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD -
SURFACE-WATER DISCHARGE AND STAGE: Maximum discharge, 8,040 ft³/s, Apr. 12, 1994, gage height, 17.33 ft; no flow for many days in most years.