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Water-Year Summary for Site USGS 10258700

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
10258700 MURRAY CYN C NR PALM SPRINGS CA
LOCATION - Lat 33°45'10", long 116°32'40" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.11, T.5 S., R.4 E., Riverside County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18100201, on right bank, 0.6 mi upstream from Palm Canyon Creek, and 5.2 mi south of Palm Springs.
DRAINAGE AREA - 8.78 mi².
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2016 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 760 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
REMARKS - No regulation or diversion upstream from station. See schematic diagram of Salton Sea Basin available from the California Water Science Center.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 1,300 ft³/s, February 14, 2019, gage height, 9.24 ft, from rating curve extended above 1,300 ft³/s on basis of slope-area measurements at gage height 9.24 ft; no flow for several months in most years.