USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
261533080571600 L-28 INTERCEPTOR CANAL BELOW S-190 NEAR CLEWISTON, FL
LOCATION - Lat 26°15'33", long 80°57'16" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 sec.32, T.48 S., R.34 E., Hendry County, FL, Hydrologic Unit 03090202, on east bank of Levee 28 Interceptor canal, 500 ft upstream from the northern boundary of Big Cypress National Preserve and inside the southern boundary of the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation, 3.3 mi south of State Road 833, 4.6 mi west of the intersection of the Hendry, Collier and Broward county lines, 6.6 mi north of U.S. Interstate 75, 33 mi south of Clewiston, and 1.9 mi southeast of S-190, a two gate structure.
DRAINAGE AREA - Indeterminate.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1996 to current year.
GAGE - Satellite data collection platform with water-stage shaft encoder and acoustic Doppler velocity meter. Prior to May 11, 2010, a combination of water -stage shaft encoder and acoustic Doppler velocity meter provided by U.S. Geological Survey, electronic data logger with cellular phone/ radio telemetry provided by South Florida Water Management District. Prior to January 1, 2001, Acoustic velocity meter. Datum of gage is National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 and 1.60 feet below North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88).
COOPERATION - Seminole Tribe of Florida and USGS Greater Everglades Priority Ecosystems Science.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 14.48 ft Aug. 19, 2008; minimum, 7.46 ft June 15, 2011.