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Water-Year Summary for Site 12040500

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  • Water-Year Summary reports summarize a year of hydrologic data in a printer-friendly format.
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Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
LOCATION - Lat 47°32'17", long 124°18'52" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.36, T.24 N., R.13 W., Jefferson County, WA, Hydrologic Unit 17100102, Quinault Indian Reservation, on right bank 2.4 mi downstream from mouth of Clearwater River, 0.8 mi east of Queets, and at mile 4.6.
DRAINAGE AREA - 445 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1316: 1931-49(m).
PERIOD OF RECORD - September 1930 to November 1949, water years 1950-67 (annual maximum), April 1974 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 14.5 ft above NGVD of 1929 (river-profile survey). Sept. 15, 1930, to Jan. 22, 1935, at datum 4.0 ft higher.
REMARKS - No regulation or diversion upstream from station. U.S. Geological Survey satellite telemeter at station. Chemical analyses October 1977 to September 1993.
  • Water Years 2014 and 2015: No estimated daily discharges. Records good.
  • Water Year 2016: Records fair.
  • Water Years 2017 and 2018: No estimated discharges. Records good.
  • Water Year 2019: Records good.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 133,000 ft³/s, Dec. 15, 1999, gage height, 27.18 ft, minimum discharge, 281 ft³/s, Sept. 25-28, 2005.