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00060 Discharge(Max.,Mean)  

Water year 2019: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
03572900 TOWN CREEK NEAR GERALDINE AL
LOCATION - Lat 34°22'42", long 85°59'25" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, DeKalb County, AL, Hydrologic Unit 06030001, from the intersection of SR35 and SR75 in Rainsville, turn right and travel about 11 mi. west of Rainesville and 6 mi. west of Fyffe to bridge and gage on SR75. 
DRAINAGE AREA - 141 mi².

Drainage area calculated by StreamStats.

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SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1957 to September 1980, December 2016 to current year.
GAGE - Data collection platform with a pressure sensing device. Datum of gage is 1002.52 ft above NAVD 88.
REMARKS - Records fair except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor and other periods as noted. 
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of February 16, 1990 reached a stage of 27.27 ft, discharge 19,800 ft³/s; information supplied by Tennessee Valley Authority.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge,  17,700 ft³/s, Apr. 29, 1963, gage height, 21.70 ft.; minimum discharge, no flow many days in 1957, 1960, 1963 and 1979.