USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
13152500 MALAD RIVER NEAR GOODING, ID
LOCATION - Lat 42°53'11", long 114°48'11" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NE 1/4 NE 1/4 SW 1/4 sec.21, T.6 S., R.14 E., Gooding County, ID, Hydrologic Unit 17040219, Gooding Butte quad., on right bank at Hudson Ranch, 3.1 mi downstream from bridge on Bliss-Gooding highway, 4.2 mi downstream from Little Wood River, 6 mi southwest of Gooding, and at mile 7.2.
DRAINAGE AREA - 2,990 mi².
- WSP 1347: 1934.
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 1916 to current year (fragmentary from October 1923 to September 1926; no winter records for water years 1923, 1936-37, 1942; irrigation seasons only for water years 1927-35). October 1959 to September 1984, published as "Big Wood River near Gooding".
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is arbitrary. Prior to Apr. 13, 1921, nonrecording gage at present site and datum.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 8,860 ft³/s Dec. 22, 1964, gage height, 12.15 ft, from floodmarks; no flow at times in many years.