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USGS 08074000 Buffalo Bayou at Houston, 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 1.36 ft below NGVD 1929 to NAVD 1988, 2001 adjustment, on Oct. 1, 2008. New datum is 2.48 ft below previous datum.

This station managed by the Houston Field Unit.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
1990-11-08  2020-01-23
2007-10-01  2020-01-27
2019-08-15  2020-01-27







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1510 01-23-2020   08:30 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jan 27 based on 9 water years of record more
Min
(2011)
25th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Jan 27
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(1995)
620 1360 1510 1650 1850 2350 3550


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.85 01-27-2020   18:30 CST
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Water velocity reading from field sensor, feet per second, [15-Minute Updates From Iridium]

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.53 01-27-2020   18:30 CST
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