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Water-Year Summary for Site USGS 03578500

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Available Parameters
00045 Precipitation(Sum)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  

Water year 2022: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
LOCATION - Lat 35°21'22.41", long 85°58'44.61" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Coffee County, TN, Hydrologic Unit 06030003, upstream side of bridge on Millers Crossroads Rd., 1.1 mi. northwest of Prairie Plains, 3.6 mi. upstream from Elk River.
DRAINAGE AREA - 41.3 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1951 to November 1959, water year 1960 (annual maximum only). October 1960 to September 1983, crest-stage partial record station. December 2003 to current year.
GAGE - Data collection platform, radar stage sensor, and permanent-record rain gage. Datum of gage is 968.15 ft above NAVD88.
REMARKS - Records fair except for estimated discharges and discharges below 5 ft³/s which are poor and other periods as noted.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 5,660 ft³/s, March 17, 1973, gage height 14.46 ft; minimum daily mean, .27 ft³/s, September 28, 2007.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Oct.1, 2012 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping bucket rain gage, unheated and not equipped with a wind shield. Top of funnel is approximately 4.5 ft. above the ground.
REMARKS - Precipitation data collected during freezing period which may not accurately reflect daily record.