USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
10352500 McDermitt Creek Near McDermitt, NV
LOCATION - Lat 41°58'00", long 117°49'51" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.08, T.47 N., R.37 E., Humboldt County, NV, Hydrologic Unit 16040201, on left bank, approximately 100 ft upstream from highway bridge on Cordero Mine Road, and 6.5 mi southwest of McDermitt, Nv.
DRAINAGE AREA - 225 mi².
- WSP 1214: 1949-50 (P).
PERIOD OF RECORD - Oct. 1948 to Sep. 1984, Mar. 1985 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 4,545 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Oct. 1948 to May 11, 1972, at site approximately 500 ft upstream from highway bridge, on left bank. May 11, 1972, to Apr. 1983, at site approximately 800 ft upstream from highway bridge, on right bank, at same datum.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 3,970 ft³/s, about Feb. 01, 1963, gage height, 8.64 ft; in gage well, from rating curve extended above 250 ft³/s on basis of slope-area measurement of peak flow; maximum gage height, 9.22 ft, about Mar. 17, 1993; no flow for several days in some years.