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Water-Year Summary for Site 10287655

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Water year 2018: 2017-10-01 to 2018-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
10287655 Lee Vining Creek below Saddlebag Lake, near Lee Vining, CA
LOCATION - Lat 37°57'52", long 119°16'20" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.12, T.1 N., R.24 E., Mono County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18090101, in Inyo National Forest, on left bank, at flume 500 ft downstream from Saddlebag Lake Dam, and 8.1 mi west of Lee Vining.
DRAINAGE AREA - 4.43 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1997 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 10,050 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
COOPERATION - Records collected by Southern California Edison Co., under general supervision of the U.S. Geological Survey, in connection with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 1388.
REMARKS - Flow regulated by Saddlebag Lake (station 10287650) 500 ft upstream.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 61 ft³/s, Aug. 4, 2011, July 10, 2017, maximum gage height, 3.09 ft, Aug. 4, 2011; minimum daily, 0.56 ft³/s, estimated, Jan. 26, 2012.