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Water-Year Summary for Site 06625000

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00060 Discharge(Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 41°18'12", long 106°42'53" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.03, T.15 N., R.83 W., Carbon County, WY, Hydrologic Unit 10180002, on left bank 0.5 mi upstream from mouth and 8.0 mi northeast of Encampment.
DRAINAGE AREA - 265 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1710: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 1940 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1310.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 6,970 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to June 28, 1961, water-stage recorder at site 660 ft upstream from station at datum 2.00 ft higher. U.S. Geological Survey data collection platform with satellite telemetry at station.
REMARKS - Slight regulation by Hog Park Creek Reservoir. Five small reservoirs also divert flow upstream from station. Diversions for irrigation occur upstream from station. Transbasin diversion upstream from station into Hog Park Creek (tributary to Encampment River) from North Fork Little Snake River for municipal, industrial, and irrigation uses began September 1964.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 4,720 ft³/s, June 8, 2010, gage height, 7.67 ft; maximum gage height, 10.33 ft, June 4, 1952, adjusted to present datum; minimum daily discharge, 5.2 ft³/s, Aug. 15, 16, 1940.