08470500 Arroyo Colorado at Farm to Market 106 at Rio Hondo, TX
LOCATION - Lat 26°14'07", long 97°35'05" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Cameron County, TX, Hydrologic Unit 12110208, 2005-2006: Gage is located on the downstream side of the Rio Hondo Bridge. 2014 to Current: Gage was re-established on the upstream side of the bumper rail system. Shelter installed approx. 12' above the waterline near the LEW(south of the bridge).
DRAINAGE AREA - 473 mi², 700 square miles, approximate.
REMARKS - Record fair for 2016 water year
U.S. Department of the Interior U.S. Geological Survey
Suggested citation: U.S. Geological Survey, 2021, National Water Information System data available on the World Wide Web
(USGS Water Data for the Nation), accessed [September 22, 2021],