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Water-Year Summary for Site 12091500

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00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2019: 2018-10-01 to 2019-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
12091500 CHAMBERS CREEK BELOW LEACH CREEK, NEAR STEILACOOM, WA
LOCATION - Lat 47°11'52", long 122°31'39" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.27, T.20 N., R.2 E., Pierce County, WA, Hydrologic Unit 17110019, on right bank 200 ft downstream from Leach Creek, 1.5 mi downstream from outlet of Steilacoom Lake, and 4 mi northeast of Steilacoom.
DRAINAGE AREA - 104 mi².
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - December 1937 to September 1940, July 1943 to September 1965, October 1997 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 100 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to October 1997, at several sites within 0.10 mi downstream from present site at various datums.
REMARKS - Some diversions from tributaries for domestic use. Flow partially regulated at Steilacoom Lake and in Leach Creek Basin, see remarks for station 12091290.
  • Water Years 2014, 2015: Records fair except estimated daily discharges and flows above 200 ft³/s, which are poor.
  • Water Year 2016: No estimated daily discharges. Records fair except flows above 200 ft³/s, which are poor.
  • Water Year 2017: Records fair except estimated daily discharges and flows above 200 ft³/s, which are poor.
  • Water Years 2018, 2019: Records fair except estimated discharges and flows above 200 ft³/s, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 792 ft³/s, Jan. 5, 1956, gage height, 3.58 ft, site and datum then in use; minimum discharge, 14 ft³/s, Aug. 15-17, 1965.