USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
07105900 JIMMY CAMP CREEK AT FOUNTAIN, CO
LOCATION - Lat 38°41'04", long 104°41'17" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.05, T.16 S., R.65 W., El Paso County, CO, Hydrologic Unit 11020003, near middle of span on downstream side of bridge on Ohio Avenue, 0.2 mi east of Fountain, and 1.5 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 65.4 mi².
- WDR-US-2011: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - January 1976 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry and crest-stage gage. Elevation of gage is 5,530 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to Aug. 14, 1991, at site on right bank; Jan. 1976 to Sept. 3, 1986, at datum 4.0 ft higher and Sept. 4, 1986 to Aug. 13, 1991, at present datum. Aug. 14, 1991 to Oct. 29, 2009, at site on right bank 110 ft downstream at same datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of June 17, 1965, reached an estimated discharge of 124,000 ft³/s, gage height, unknown.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 4,810 ft³/s, June 3, 1994, from extension of contracted-opening measurement of peak flow, gage height, 9.51 ft, from floodmarks.