USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
03351000 WHITE RIVER NEAR NORA, IN
LOCATION - Lat 39°54'38", long 86°06'20" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.20, T.17 N., R.4 E., Marion County, IN, Hydrologic Unit 05120201, on right upstream corner of bridge on 82nd Street, 2 mi east of Nora, 3.75 mi upstream of the Indianapolis Water Company dam at Broad Ripple, 14 mi upstream from Fall Creek, and at mile 247.9.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,219 mi². drainage area derived from the "Drainage Areas of Indiana Streams" publication
- WSP 1335: 1930-31, 1934(m), 1936, 1941, 1943, 1945, 1947-48. WSP 2109: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1929 to current year. Prior to April 1930, monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1305. Prior to October 1948, published as West Fork White River near Nora.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 710.94 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers). Oct. 26, 192 to July 29, 1942, at site 200 ft downstream at same datum. Supplemental water-stage recorder 4.5 mi downstream.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Mar. 26, 1913, reached a stage of 22.4 ft, from floodmark, determined by Indiana Department of Highways, discharge, 58,500 ft³/s.