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Water-Year Summary for Site 09219200

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Min.,Max.,Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Mean,Min.,Max.)  

Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
09219200 Blacks Fork above Smiths Fork, near Lyman, WY
LOCATION - Lat 41°23'38.94", long 110°12'21.45" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SE 1/4 NW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.01, T.16 N., R.114 W., Uinta County, WY, Hydrologic Unit 14040107, on left bank 0.5 mi upstream from Smiths Fork River and 8.3 mi northeast of Lyman, WY.
DRAINAGE AREA - 324.4 mi².  
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2018 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder.  Elevation of gage is 6,448 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.  U.S. Geological Survey data collection platform with satellite telemetry at station.
REMARKS -
Water Year 2019: records are fair, except estimated records are poor.
Water Year 2018: records are fair, except estimated records are poor.

Some regulation by Meeks Cabin Reservoir, capacity 32,470 acre-ft, since June 1971. Natural flow of stream 
affected by transbasin diversions to Smiths Fork drainage and diversions for irrigation upstream from station.
WATER-QUALITY RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2018 to October 2019 (discontinued).
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD -
SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE:  April 2018 to October 2019 (discontinued).
WATER TEMPERATURE:  April 2018 to October 2019 (discontinued).
INSTRUMENTATION -
Water-quality monitor for specific conductance and water temperature.
REMARKS -
Water temperature records represent water temperature at sensor within 0.2°C.  Maximum and minimum
recorded values in the EXTREMES paragraphs may have occurred during days of partial record and may
not appear in the daily values tables. 
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD -
SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE:  Maximum recorded, 3,580 microsiemens per centimeter at 25°C (uS/cm), May 13, 
2018; minimum recorded, 670 uS/cm, June 12, 2019.
WATER TEMPERATURE:  Maximum recorded, 27.6°C, July 13, 2018; minimum recorded, 0.0°C, on many days 
during winter period each year.