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Water-Year Summary for Site 03463300

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00060 Discharge(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 35°49'53", long 82°11'03" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Yancey County, NC, Hydrologic Unit 06010108, on right bank on Secondary Road 1168, 800 ft upstream from bridge on Secondary Road 1167, 0.3 mile downstream from Whiteoak Creek, 1.9 miles southeast of Celo, and at mile 20.1.
DRAINAGE AREA - 43.3 mi². (Revised)(measured from topographic maps, scale 1:24,000).
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1910: 1958-59. WDR NC-81-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - July 1957 to current year.
GAGE - Data Collection Platform. Elevation of gage is 2,656.5 ft. above NAVD of 1988. Satellite telemetry at streamgage.
REMARKS - Gage-height records are generally good. Discharge records are generally good except for estimated discharges, which are fair. Additional details on the accuracy of the records can be obtained by contacting the USGS South Atlantic Water Science Center at gs-w-nc_nwisweb_data_inquiries@usgs.gov.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge from rating curve extended above 5,000 ft³/s on basis of slope-area measurement of peak flow; gage height from outside floodmarks.