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Water-Year Summary for Site 05580950

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
05580950 SUGAR CREEK NEAR BLOOMINGTON, IL
LOCATION - Lat 40°28'19", long 89°01'41" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.7, T.23 N., R.2 E., McLean County, IL, Hydrologic Unit 07130009, on left bank at Bloomington-Normal Sanitary District sewage-treatment plant, 250 ft upstream from bridge on Interstate 74, 0.4 mi west of Bloomington, and at mile 48.8.
DRAINAGE AREA - 34.4 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR IL-82-2: Drainage area. WDR IL-87-2: 1985.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD -
SURFACE-WATER DISCHARGE AND STAGE
  DISCHARGE: October 1974 to current.
  STAGE: Water years 1994 to current.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, phone telemeter, and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 725.11 ft above NGVD of 1929 (724.91 ft NAVD 1988). Prior to Nov. 4, 1987, 200 ft upstream at same datum.
REMARKS - Effluent from sewage-treatment plant 300 ft. upstream includes publicly supplied water from Lake Bloomington and Lake Evergreen and ground-water sources. 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, 6,600 ft³/s, Dec. 3, 1982, gage height, 14.02 ft, from floodmark; minimum daily, 9.0 ft³/s, Dec. 25, 1976.