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Water-Year Summary for Site 09503000

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 34°33'47", long 112°26'39" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 sec.26, T.14 N., R.2 W., Yavapai County, AZ, Hydrologic Unit 15060202, at bridge on entrance to industrial park, 2 mi north of Prescott and 4.5 mi upstream from Willow Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 36.3 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR AZ-98-1: 1997, WDR-AZ-04: Location.
PERIOD OF RECORD - July 1932 to Sept. 1947, Oct. 1994 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 5,211.98 ft above sea level from surveyed bench-mark elevation and levels survey. Prior to July 20, 2009 the datum was 7.69 feet lower.
REMARKS - Records fair. Flow is partly regulated by Goldwater Reservoirs on Bannon Creek.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Aug. 19, 1963, discharge of 6,600 ft³/s, gage height 9.4 ft (original gage height of 12.4 ft with datum correction), from contracted opening survey.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 6,200 ft³/s Jan 21, 2010, gage-height 13.02 ft, from indirect survey. No flow for many days.