USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
08117995 Colorado River near Gail, TX
LOCATION - Lat 32°37'43", long 101°17'06" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Borden County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12080002, near right downstream end of bridge on FM 1205, 5.0 mi north of junction with FM 1785, 13 mi southeast of Gail, 14 mi northwest of Vincent, and 25 mi west of Ira.
DRAINAGE AREA - 498 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Mar. 1988 to current year.
REVISED RECORDS - WRD TX-01-4: 1988-91 (maximum only, 1989-91). WRD TX-02-4: 1988-2001 (M).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 2,240 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Satellite telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 24,400 ft³/s, May 05, 2015 (gage height, 25.12 ft, present datum) from rating 8.0; no flow many days.