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Water-Year Summary for Site 07160350

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
07160350 SKELETON CREEK AT ENID, OK
LOCATION - Lat 36°22'34", long 97°48'00" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.24, T.22 N., R.6 W., Garfield County, OK, Hydrologic Unit 11050002, on left bank, 600 ft below confluence of Boggy Creek, at mile 47.5.
DRAINAGE AREA - 70 mi². from automated delineation using 10-meter National Elevation Dataset digital elevation model data dated 10/01/2006 and Watershed Boundary Dataset dated 10/01/2006, using Albers Equal-Area Projection, North American Datum 1983.
REVISIONS HISTORY - Web only: Apr. 30, 2013 through Oct. 22, 2013.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 1996 to current year.
REMARKS - 10/01/2013 - 09/30/2014: records fair, except for estimated daily discharges which are poor. 10/01/2014 - 09/30/2015: records good. 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016: records fair. 10/01/2016 - 09/30/2017: records fair. Low flows regulated by releases of effluent from the City of Enid water treatment plant, 250 feet upstream.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of October 10, 1973, stage unknown, discharge 81,000 ft³/s, from slope-area measurement of peak flow at Southgate Road, one mile below gage.
WATER-QUALITY RECORDS
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: February 2012 to current year. TEMPERATURE: February 2012 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Water-quality monitor since February 2012. Monitor is a YSI 600 Series multi-parameter sonde.
REMARKS - 10/01/2013 - 09/30/2014: records fair. 10/01/2014 - 09/30/2015: records good. 10/01/2015 - 09/30/2016: records fair. 10/01/2016 - 09/30/2017: records fair. Interruptions in record were due to malfunction of the recording instruments and extreme low flow conditions.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD -

SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum, 2320 microsiemens, March 2, 2015 and March 3, 2015; Low, 96 microsiemens, April 30, 2012.

WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum, 37.79°C, July 15, 2017; minimum, -0.4°C, January 17 and 18, 2016, December 19, 2016.