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00060 Discharge(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Max.,Min.,Mean)  

Water year 2022: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
07314900 Little Wichita River above Henrietta, TX
LOCATION - Lat 33°49'36", long 98°14'23" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Clay County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 11130209, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on U.S. Highways 822 and 287, 1.0 mi downstream from Duck Creek, 2.8 mi west of Henrietta, 6.6 mi upstream from Turkey Creek, and 7.6 mi upstream from Dry Fork Little Wichita River.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,037 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR TX-93-1: Daily discharge.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Jan. 1953 to current year. Prior to Oct. 1974, published as "07315000 Little Wichita River near Henrietta". PERIOD OF RECORD, Water-Quality.-- CHEMICAL DATA: Dec. 1952 to Jan. 1956, Nov. 1959 to Sept. 1966, Jan. 1968 to Sept. 1985. PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD, Water-Quality.-- DISSOLVED OXYGEN: Aug. 1999 to Sept. 1999.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and concrete control. Datum of gage is 831.57 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to June 26, 1953, nonrecording gage, and June 27, 1953 to July 11, 1975 water-stage recorder, all at site 2.6 mi downstream at same datum. Satellite telemeter at station.
REMARKS - Some records listed in the "Period of Record" for surface water and water quality may not be available electronically. Since installation of gage in Jan. 1953, at least 10% of contributing drainage area has been regulated. The city of Henrietta diverts water from pool below gage for municipal use. Records of diversions are furnished by the cities of Wichita Falls and Henrietta. No flow at times.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in 1908 reached a stage of 21 ft at former site, from information by Texas Department of Transportation.