USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
07141900 WALNUT CREEK AT ALBERT, KS
LOCATION - Lat 38°27'42", long 99°00'52" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 SW 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.29, T.18 S., R.15 W., Barton County, KS, Hydrologic Unit 11030008, on left bank at downstream side of county highway bridge, 0.2 mi north of Albert, 14 mi northwest of Great Bend, and at mile 43.0.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,410 mi² of which 104 mi² probably is noncontributing.
PERIOD OF RECORD - May 1958 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,897.37 ft above NGVD of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers bench mark).
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in August 1927 reached a stage of 21.3 ft, from floodmark and information by local residents (discharge not determined, but due to levees built in 1934 is substantially greater than indicated by current rating).