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Water-Year Summary for Site 11367500

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Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
11367500 McCloud River near McCloud, CA
LOCATION - Lat 41°11'18", long 122°03'52" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.34, T.39 N., R.2 W., Siskiyou County, CA, Hydrologic Unit 18020004, on right bank, 0.4 mi downstream from Angel Creek, and 6 mi southeast of McCloud.
DRAINAGE AREA - 358 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 843: 1936 (instantaneous maximum discharge). WSP 1445: 1940 (instantaneous maximum discharge). WSP 1931: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 1931 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 2,711.2 ft above NGVD of 1929, from river-profile map.
COOPERATION - Records were collected by Pacific Gas and Electric Co., under general supervision of the U.S. Geological Survey, in connection with Federal Energy Regulatory Commission project no. 2106.
REMARKS - Two small diversions upstream from station for irrigation and one 22-in. pipeline for town of McCloud. See schematic diagram of Pit River and McCloud River Basins available from the California Water Science Center.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 15,400 ft³/s, Jan. 1, 1997, gage height, 11.22 ft, from rating curve extended above 8,800 ft³/s on basis of slope-area measurement of peak flow; minimum daily, 524 ft³/s, Nov. 23, 24, 1932.