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

Water year 2023: 2023-10-01 to 2024-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
08164450 Sandy Creek near Ganado, TX
LOCATION - Lat 29°09'36", long 96°32'46" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Jackson County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12100102, on left bank at downstream end of bridge on Farm Road 710, 0.9 mi upstream from Goldenrod Creek, and 8.0 mi north of Ganado.
DRAINAGE AREA - 289 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Oct. 1977 to current year. Prior to Oct. 1997, published as "near Louise".
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 59.72 ft above NGVD of 1929. Satellite telemeter at station.

Much of the low flow during the irrigation season (Apr. to Sep.) is drainage from rice fields irrigated by water originally diverted from the Colorado River. No known regulation or diversions. No flow at times.

Some records listed in the "Period of Record" for surface water and water quality may not be available electronically. 


PERIOD OF RECORD - CHEMICAL DATA: Oct. 1977 to current year. BIOCHEMICAL DATA: Oct. 1977 to Nov. 1992. PESTICIDE DATA: Nov. 1977 to July 1981, Apr. 1996 to current year. RADIOCHEMICAL DATA: Oct. 1977 to current year. SEDIMENT DATA: Sept. 1978 to Apr. 1979.