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Water-Year Summary for Site 05531045

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00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
05531045 SALT CREEK AT ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
LOCATION - Lat 42°00'43.5", long 88°00'03.6" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SE 1/4 NE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.29, T.41 N., R.11 E., Cook County, IL, Hydrologic Unit 07120004, on downstream side guardrail on Arlington Heights Road.
DRAINAGE AREA - 52 mi².
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
SURFACE-WATER DISCHARGE AND STAGE
  DISCHARGE: November 2015 to current year.
  STAGE: November 2015 to current year.
  PARTIAL RECORD: Miscellaneous discharge measurements, water year 2000.
SURFACE-WATER QUALITY
  MISCELLANEOUS: Water year 2000; contaminants in streambed sediments, water year 2000.
  BIOLOGICAL
  ALGAE: Water year 2000.
  BENTHIC MACROINVERTEBRATES: Water year 2000.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 664.83 ft above NGVD OF 1988.
REMARKS - Accuracy of records is discussed in the annual Station Analysis archived at the USGS IL Water Science Center.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - SURFACE-WATER DISCHARGE AND STAGE: Maximum discharge, 1,920 ft³/s, May 1, 2019, gage height 19.66 ft.; minimum discharge, 5.9 ft³/s, gage height 12.27 ft Aug. 11, 2016, and gage height 12.30 ft Sept. 17, 18, 2016.