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USGS 08073700 Buffalo Bayou at Piney Point, TX

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retransmission, forecasts and summary of this location by the National Weather Service
Retransmission, forecasts and summary by the National Weather Service

Datum of gage changed from 1.35 ft below NGVD 1929 to NAVD 1988, 2001 adjustment, on Oct. 1, 2008. New datum is 3.73 ft below previous datum.

This site uses multiple sensors, and possibly sensor types, to measure gage height. The final usable published data series is presented as the Primary Sensor. The Secondary and Tertiary Sensors are used to fill in for the Primary Sensor when the Primary Sensor is either damaged or less accurate.

This station managed by the Houston Field Unit.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 1991-10-01  2018-11-17
00065 Gage height [Primary Sensor] 2007-10-01  2018-11-17

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 150 11-17-2018   11:30 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 17 based on 36 years of record more
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(1967)
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9.20 69 144 150 500 879 1950


Gage height, feet, [Primary Sensor]

Most recent instantaneous value: 28.42 11-17-2018   11:30 CST
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