USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
11132500 Salsipuedes Creek near Lompoc, CA
LOCATION - Lat 34°35'19", long 120°24'27" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in sec.24, T.6 N., R.34 W., Santa Barbara County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18060010, in Canada de Salsipuedes Grant, on right bank at highway bridge on Jalama Road, 0.4 mi downstream from El Jaro Creek, and 4.4 mi southeast of Lompoc.
DRAINAGE AREA - 47.1 mi².
- WSP 2128: Drainage area. Discharge for the period Oct. 3, 2018, to Oct. 5, 2018, was revised on Sep. 16, 2019.
PERIOD OF RECORD - January 1941 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and concrete low-water control. Elevation of gage is 220 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to Oct. 1, 2004, at datum 1 ft higher at same site.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 11,400 ft³/s, Mar. 15, 1952, gage height, 20.80 ft; no flow at times in some years.
PERIOD OF RECORD
DISCRETE WATER-QUALITY DATA:
SEDIMENT DATA: Water years December 1964 to September 1968.
CHEMICAL DATA: Water years 1978 to current year.
CONTINUOUS WATER-QUALITY DATA:
WATER TEMPERATURE: Water years 1982-98.
pH: Water years 1982-83.