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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
09328990 Colorado River above Dirty Devil River near Hite, Utah
LOCATION - Lat 37°53'29.29", long 110°22'15.01" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Garfield County, UT, Hydrologic Unit 14070001,
DRAINAGE AREA - 75,530 mi² of which 4,260 mi² probably is noncontributing.  
PERIOD OF RECORD - Stage only Dec 15, 2016 to current year. Stage and discharge records from 1947-1958 available for 09335000, Colorado River at Hite, UT  located 8.5 miles downstream and downstream of confluence with Dirty Devil River. 
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of the gage is 3785.01 ft above NAVD of 1988 from a level 2 GNSS survey conducted on May 7, 2019.
REMARKS - Stage only record from Dec 15, 2016 to current year. Stage is affected by backwater from Lake Powell. Diversions above station for irrigation and power, including several transmountain diversions. Flow regulated by Blue Mesa Reservoir since Nov 27, 1965 and by Flaming Gorge Reservoir since Nov 1, 1962.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum elevation of Lake Powell as measured at Page, AZ by the Bureau of Reclamation is 3708.34 ft on Jul 14, 1983 (NGVD29). 
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 3638.4 ft, Jul 11, 2017. Minimum gage height, 3590.2 ft, Oct 31, 2021.