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illustrated. Excerpt: ...Kerr County. Datura of gage Is 1,722.7
feet above mean sea level, datura of 1929. Drainage area.-About 370
square miles. Records available.-October 1941 to September 1948.
Extremes.-Maximum discharge during year, 179 second-feet July 5
(gage height, 2.08 feet); minimum, 6.9 second-feet June 17.
1941-48: Maximum gage height and discharge not determined; minimum
discharge, that of June 17, 1948. Maximum stage known, 36.6 feet
July 2, 1932, from Information by local resident. Remarks.-Records
excellent. Discharge not computed above 600 second-feet. About 60
acres above station are Irrigated. Guadalupe River at Comfort, Tex.
Location.-Water-stage recorder, lat. 2958', long, 98S4, at bridge
on U. S. Highway 6." a quarter of a mile downstream from Cypress
Creek and half a mile east of Comfort, Kendall County. Datum of
gage Is 1,372.0 feet above mean sea level, datum of 1929. Drainage
area.-About 990 square miles. Records available.-May 1939 to
September 1948. December 1917 to August 1924 at site t miJ.es
upstream, and August 1924 to September 1932 at site 4 miles
upstream. Records published as Guadalupe River near Comfort
(records equivalent during flood runoff originating above upper
site and during extremely low flow, at which times Cypress Creek
contributes no appreciable flow). Extremes.-Maximum discharge
during year, 1,390 second-feet July 12 (gage height, 7.04 feet);
minimum, 13 second-feet Aug. 24-28. 1917-32, 1939-48: Maximum
discharge, 182,000 second-feet July 1, 1932 (gage heigh:, 38.4
feet, present site and datum, from floodmarks, from data furnished
by Texas Highway Department), by slope-area method (flood
originated above Cypress Creek drainage: minimum observed, 0.4
second-foot Aug. 2, 1916, at site then In use. Flood of July 16,
|Country of origin:
• Geological Survey
||246 x 189 x 18mm (L x W x T)
||Paperback - Trade
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