USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
07316000 RED RIVER NEAR GAINESVILLE, TX
LOCATION - Lat 33°43'40", long 97°09'35" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 sec.36, T.9 S., R.1 E., Love County, OK, Hydrologic Unit 11130201, on downstream right bank at end of bridge on Interstate 35, 0.2 mi downstream from Gulf, Colorado, and Santa Fe Railway Co. bridge, 5.0 mi downstream from Fish Creek, 4.5 mi southwest of Thackerville, OK, 7.0 mi north of Gainesville, and at mile 791.5.
DRAINAGE AREA - 30,728 mi² of which 7,903 mi² probably is noncontributing. 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.
- WSP 1211: Drainage area. WDR 2012: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - May 1936 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1311.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 627.91 ft above NGVD of 1929. A new NAVD of 1988 elevation was collected by GNSS Level II Survey using Alltera network with RTK Trimble R-10 tied to RM-5 by USGS Personnel on 08-15-2020 at 678.035 ft. Prior to Jan. 17, 1939, and Feb. 13, 1965 to Nov. 14, 1966, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum peak flow 265,000 ft³/s on May 31, 1987. Maximum peak stage 42.05 ft on June 19, 2015. Minimum discharge 12.1 ft³/s on March 9, 2014. Minimum stage 5.32 ft on January 8, 2017.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1994 to 2007 and 2009. October 2009 to September 30, 2011 (discontinued).