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Water-Year Summary for Site 12147600

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph(Max.,Min.,Med.)  

Water year 2023: 2023-10-01 to 2024-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
LOCATION - Lat 47°42'25", long 121°35'56" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.25, T.26 N., R.9 E., King County, WA, Hydrologic Unit 17110010, on left bank 0.6 mi upstream from Phelps Creek, 8.1 mi south of Index, and at mile 12.9.
DRAINAGE AREA - 5.34 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR WA-02-1: 1999-2000(P).
PERIOD OF RECORD - December 1959 to December 1963, November 1967 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 1,850 ft above NGVD of 1929, and 1,838.84 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to Oct. 1, 1961, at datum 0.85 ft higher. Oct. 1, 1961, to Sept. 30, 1992, at datum 1.00 ft higher.
REMARKS - No regulation or diversion upstream from station. A portion of flow is within the gravel streambed and is unmeasurable. U.S. Geological Survey satellite telemeter at station. 
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 2,240 ft³/s, Dec. 15, 1999; gage height, 4.54 ft, possible result from debris dam break up; maximum gage height, 8.13 ft, present datum, Dec. 14, 1959; minimum daily discharge, 1.85 ft³/s, Sept. 27-28, 2022.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - Water-temperature: October 1994 to current year. Turbidity (FNU): December 2019 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Water Temperature recorder and an FTS DTS-12 turbidity sensor interfaced with a Data Collection Platform/Electronic Datalogger, with 15-minute recording interval. Any use of trade, product, or firm names in this publication is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
REMARKS - U.S. Geological Survey satellite telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Water-temperature: Maximum, 18.9°C, July 2-3, 2015; minimum recorded, 0.0°C, at times during most winter periods. Turbidity: Maximum, 317 FNU, Feb. 01, 2020; Minimum, 0.0 FNU, many days, most years.