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Water year 2021: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
09415510 Preston Big Spring Near Preston, NV
LOCATION - Lat 38°56'00", long 115°04'48" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.02, T.12 N., R.61 E., White Pine County, NV, Hydrologic Unit 15010011, 1.0 mi northwest of Preston.
DRAINAGE AREA - Indeterminate.
PERIOD OF RECORD - May 1947, Jan, Jul, Aug. 1982, Oct, Nov. 1985, 1987-1999 (discharge measurements only), Dec. 1982 to Sep. 1985, Feb. 2000 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 5,700 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to Jul. 29, 2005, water-stage recorder at site 0.2 mi downstream at same datum.
REMARKS - 10/01/2013-09/30/2014: Records fair. 10/01/2014-09/30/2015: Records fair. 10/01/2015-09/30/2016: Records fair. 10/01/2016-09/30/2017: Records fair: 10/01/2017-09/30/2018: Records fair: 10/01/2018-09/30/2019: Records fair. 10/01/2019-09/30/2020: Records fair.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 11 ft³/s, gage height 2.38 ft, several days in May, Aug. and Sep. 2006; maximum gage height, 3.25 ft, Oct 10, 2012; minimum daily, 6.7 ft³/s, several days through period of record.