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Water-Year Summary for Site 09379025

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Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
09379025 Chinle Creek at Chinle, AZ
LOCATION - Lat 36°09'18", long 109°32'15" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NE 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.15, T.5 N., R.10 W., Apache County, AZ, Hydrologic Unit 14080204,

in Navajo Indian Reservation, in Canyon De Chelly National Park, 0.5 mi from park entrance on the right bank 300 ft downstream of State Highway 64 bridge. (unsurveyed).

On February 16, 2022 gage installed on upstream side of Highway 64 bridge.

DRAINAGE AREA - 639 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Nov. 1999 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 5,540 ft above sea level, from topographic map.
REMARKS - Records poor. Flow regulated by Wheatfields and Tsaile Lakes. Some diversions upstream for irrigation, livestock tanks, and domestic use.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, Maximum discharge, 4,840 ft³/s July 23, 2006, gage height, 4.66 ft. Minimum daily discharge, no flow for many days.