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Water-Year Summary for Site 08072730

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

Water year 2022: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2022
08072730 Bear Creek near Barker, TX
LOCATION - Lat 29°49'50", long 95°41'12" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Harris County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12040104, on right bank at upstream side of bridge on Clay Road, 2.5 mi west of State Highway 6, and 4.1 mi upstream from mouth of Langham Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 21.5 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR TX-88-2: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - July 1977 to current year. PERIOD OF RECORD, Water-Quality.-- CHEMICAL DATA: June 1978 to Aug. 1981. BIOCHEMICAL DATA: June 1978 to Aug. 1981.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is NAVD 1988, 2001 adjustment. Prior to Oct. 1, 2008, datum of gage was 100.00 ft above NGVD of 1929 (98.07 ft above current datum). From Mar. 1, 1984 to Mar. 12, 1985, gage located at temporary site 1,100 ft downstream at datum 100.00 ft above NGVD of 1929. Satellite telemeter at station.
REMARKS - No known regulation. Channel was rectified in 1981 and 1987 water years. Considerable diversions and return of irrigation water from area above station. No flow at times. Some records listed in the "Period of Record" for surface water and water quality may not be available electronically.