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Water-Year Summary for Site 06883000

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00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2019: 2018-10-01 to 2019-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
06883000 Little Blue River near Deweese, Nebr.
LOCATION - Lat 40°19'57", long 98°04'01" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.12, T.4 N., R.7 W., Nuckolls County, NE, Hydrologic Unit 10270206, on right bank 10 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 14, 1 mi upstream from Walnut Creek, 3.2 mi southeast of Deweese, 6 mi northwest of Angus, and at mile 122.6.
DRAINAGE AREA - 984 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WDR NE-97-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 1953 to September 1972, October 1974 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry. Datum of gage is 1,630.67 ft above sea level. Prior to May 16, 1957, non-recording gage and Oct. 1, 1974 to Mar. 24, 1981, recording gage at present site and at datum 2.00 ft higher; May 16, 1957 to Sept. 30, 1972, and Mar. 25, 1981 to Mar. 24, 1982, at site 1,500 ft upstream from bridge and at datum 2.00 ft higher; Mar. 25, 1982 to Aug. 5, 2002, at present site and at datum 2.00 ft higher.
REMARKS - Accuracy of records for water years prior to 2014 are noted in the individual Annual Data Reports for those water years. For water years 2014 onward, records fair except for estimated daily discharges, which are poor, unless otherwise noted.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of June 26, 1951, stage 14.9 ft, from information by local residents, discharge, 16,000 ft³/s, based on records for former station at Angus.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum peak flow, 25,100 ft³/s, August 31, 1969, gage height, 18.57 ft, datum then in use.