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Water-Year Summary for Site 08164504

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

Water year 2019: 2018-10-01 to 2019-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
08164504 East Mustang Creek near Louise, TX
LOCATION - Lat 29°04'14", long 96°25'01" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Wharton County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12100102, on right bank, 50 ft downstream from right end of bridge on Farm Road 647, and 2.7 mi south of Louise.
DRAINAGE AREA - 53.9 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Oct. 1996 to current year. Prior to Oct. 2000, published as "at FM 647 near Ganado". REVISED RECORDS.--WDR-TX-2007: Drainage area.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 43.02 ft above NGVD of 1929. Satellite telemeter at station.

Records fair. 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: Apr. 1996 to current year. PESTICIDE DATA: Apr. 1996 to current year. RADIOCHEMICAL DATA: Apr. 1996 to current year.