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Water-Year Summary for Site 2951190901217

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Max.,Min.,Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Min.,Max.,Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Mean,Max.,Min.)  
00480 Salinity(Min.,Max.,Mean)  

Water year 2021: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
2951190901217 L. Cataouatche at Whiskey Canal S of Waggaman, LA
LOCATION - Lat 29°51'19", long 90°12'17" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Jefferson Parish, LA, Hydrologic Unit 08090301, near Bayou Segnette State Park, on a 4 by 4 ft. wooden platform 30 ft. west of the end of Whiskey Canal in L. Cataouatche.
DRAINAGE AREA - Indeterminate.

Datum of gage was published incorrectly as for the 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 water years.  Correct datum was 3.45 ft. below NAVD 88 GEOID03.

Gage height record for the period of Jun 18, 2009 to Nov. 30, 2017 was revised on Dec. 11, 2017 to reflect gage subsidence.

PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2000 to current year.

Water-stage recorder.

Datum of gage is 3.31 ft below NAVD 88 GEOID12b EPOCH2010.0000.

REMARKS - Site affected by wind and tide and regulated flow from Davis Pond Freshwater Diversion. Satellite telemetry at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 8.38 ft Sep 13, 2008 (at previous datum); minimum recorded gage height, 0.40 ft, Aug 29, 2012.
PERIOD OF RECORD - November 2000 to current year.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: November 2000 to current year. SALINITY: October 2003 to current year. WATER TEMPERATURE: November 2000 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Water-quality monitor recording specific conductance, and water temperature.
REMARKS - Site affected by regulated flow from Davis Pond Freshwater Diversion.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: Maximum recorded, 10,500 microsiemens/cm, Sept. 13, 2007; minimum recorded, 152 microsiemens/cm, Dec. 15, 2009. SALINITY: Maximum 6.0 ppt, Nov. 28, Sept. 13, 2007; minimum, 0.1 ppt, on many days. WATER TEMPERATURE: Maximum recorded, 35.8°C, June 20, 2009; minimum recorded, 1.6°C, Jan. 10.2010.