USGS Water-Year Summary 2017
11073360 Chino Creek at Schaefer Avenue, near Chino, CA
LOCATION - Lat 34°00'14", long 117°43'34" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, San Bernardino County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18070203, in Santa Ana del Chino Grant, on right bank, 300 ft downstream from old Schaefer Avenue Bridge, 0.8 mi downstream from San Antonio Creek, and 1.5 mi southwest of Chino.
DRAINAGE AREA - 48.9 mi².
- WDR CA-84-1: 1983 (instantaneous maximum discharge). WDR CA-95-1: 1992, 1993.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1969 to current year.
CHEMICAL DATA: Water year 1998.
SEDIMENT DATA: Water year 1998.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and concrete-lined flood-control channel. Concrete dikes formed low-water control from October 1975 to Apr. 16, 1991. Elevation of gage is 685 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Jan. 25, 1969, reached a stage of 9.23 ft, present datum, discharge, 9,200 ft³/s, on basis of contracted-opening measurement at site 6.1 mi downstream.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 12,700 ft³/s, Feb. 27, 1983, gage height, 10.32 ft, from rating curve extended above 560 ft³/s, on basis of slope-conveyance study; no flow May 21, June 30, July 1, Oct. 30, Nov. 3, 1977.