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Water-Year Summary for Site 08042800

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
08042800 West Fork Trinity River near Jacksboro, TX
LOCATION - Lat 33°17'30", long 98°04'49" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Jack County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12030101, on downstream side of State Highway 59 bridge, 4.0 mi downstream from Big Cleveland Creek, 7.0 mi upstream from Carroll Creek, 7.0 mi northeast of Jacksboro and at mile 660.
DRAINAGE AREA - 683 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Mar. 1956 to current year. PERIOD OF RECORD, Water-Quality.-- SEDIMENT DATA: Sept. 1964, Apr. 1977, Apr. 1978.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 869.28 ft above NGVD of 1929 (from Texas Department of Transportation), 869.60 ft above NAVD of 1988. Sept. 1960 to May 1961, nonrecording gage at same site and 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 1974, at least 10% of contributing drainage area has been regulated. Flow affected at times by discharge from the floodwater-retarding structures controlling runoff from 70.9 mi² in the West Fork Trinity River drainage basin upstream from this station. No flow at times.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in June 1941 reached a stage of 30 ft, from information by local residents.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD PRIOR TO REGULATION - WATER YEARS 1956-1973: Maximum discharge, 35,100 ft³/s, Apr. 27, 1957, gage height, 32.10 ft; no flow at times.
AVERAGE DISCHARGE FOR PERIOD PRIOR TO REGULATION - 17 years (water years 1957-73), 104 ft³/s (75,350 acre-ft/yr).