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Datum of gage changed from 3.09 ft below NGVD 1929 to NAVD 1988, 2001 adjustment on Oct 1., 2016. New datum is 4.526 ft above previous datum.

This station managed by the Houston Field Unit.

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00045 Precipitation 2017-11-18  2018-03-18
00060 Discharge 1985-11-06  2018-02-10
00065 Gage height 2001-10-01  2018-03-18

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Most recent instantaneous value: 0.67 03-18-2018   17:30 CDT
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