USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
08010000 BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR EUNICE, LA
LOCATION - Lat 30°28'58.4", long 92°29'26.5" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.32, T.6 S., R.1 W., St. Landry Parish, LA, Hydrologic Unit 08080201, on left downstream side of bridge of eastbound lane on U.S. Highway 190, 3.0 mi downstream from Missouri Pacific Railroad bridge, and 4.0 mi west of Eunice.
DRAINAGE AREA - 131 mi².
- WSP 1242: 1950(P).
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1938 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 14.84 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Mar. 23, 1989, non-recording gage read twice daily. Prior to Dec. 12, 1987, water-stage recorder at same site and datum. Prior to Jan. 17, 1940, non-recording gage at same site and datum. Water-stage recorder for Bayou des Cannes at State Highway 755, near Eunice(Station No. 08010010) used as auxiliary gage for this station from November 1950 to September 1984. See WSP 1732 for history of changes prior to Jan. 13, 1958.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 11900 ft³/s, Aug. 15, 2016; gage height 22.37 ft; minimum discharge, 0.00 ft³/s, Oct. 1, 1939.