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Peak Streamflow for Texas

USGS 08019500 Big Sandy Ck nr Big Sandy, TX

Upshur County, Texas
Hydrologic Unit Code 12010002
Latitude  3236'14", Longitude  9505'29" NAD27
Drainage area 231  square miles
Contributing drainage area 231  square miles
Gage datum 278.38 feet above sea level NGVD29
Water
Year
Date Gage
Height
(feet)
Stream-
flow
(cfs)
1939 Feb. 28, 1939   1,190
1940 May 31, 1940   1,400
1941 Mar. 10, 1941   1,390
1942 Apr. 10, 1942   4,840
1943 Jun. 8, 1943   4,240
1944 May 3, 1944   6,570
1945 Mar. 31, 1945 24.10 24,000
1946 Jun. 1, 1946   4,260
1947 Nov. 9, 1946   2,250
1948 May 14, 1948   3,340
1949 May 1, 1949   2,690
1950 Feb. 14, 1950   5,640
1951 Feb. 21, 1951   1,600
1952 Apr. 24, 1952 17.27 4,620
1953 May 17, 1953 18.60 7,270
1954 Jan. 20, 1954 11.26 695
1955 Mar. 24, 1955 13.52 1,590
1956 Feb. 10, 1956 8.62 281
1957 Apr. 27, 1957 17.71 5,260
1958 Apr. 28, 1958 21.30 12,900
1959 Apr. 21, 1959 15.55 2,730
1960 Dec. 20, 1959 13.54 1,670
1961 Dec. 11, 1960 14.32 2,130
1962 May 1, 1962 12.63 1,230
1963 Apr. 29, 1963 12.92 1,3506
1964 Apr. 27, 1964 8.79 3226
1965 May 15, 1965 11.92 8906
1966 Apr. 26, 1966 17.04 4,8006
1967 Jun. 2, 1967 12.22 1,0706
1968 May 12, 1968 15.36 3,0406
1969 May 10, 1969 14.56 2,2906
Water
Year
Date Gage
Height
(feet)
Stream-
flow
(cfs)
1970 Apr. 29, 1970 12.87 1,3406
1971 Oct. 28, 1970 8.77 2946
1972 Dec. 13, 1971 12.97 1,5206
1973 Apr. 26, 1973 17.09 4,9306
1974 Apr. 24, 1974 15.50 3,2006
1975 Nov. 26, 1974 15.52 3,7106
1976 Jul. 4, 1976 12.94 1,4906
1977 Feb. 14, 1977 14.64 3,0206
1978 Mar. 12, 1978 10.11 5166
1979 May 6, 1979 16.16 3,8506
1980 Jan. 25, 1980 14.54 2,4406
1981 Jun. 8, 1981 13.30 1,5406
1982 Apr. 25, 1982 10.87 3976
1983 Dec. 5, 1982 17.66 5,7006
1984 Feb. 15, 1984 9.61 4276
1985 Feb. 26, 1985 16.52 4,2406
1986 Feb. 6, 1986 15.00 2,7806
1987 Mar. 18, 1987 14.45 2,3706
1988 Dec. 28, 1987 17.66 5,7006
1989 May 19, 1989 18.30 6,6806
1990 May 5, 1990 16.44 4,1506
1991 May 6, 1991 15.10 2,8606
1992 Jul. 2, 1992 14.64 2,5106
1993 Dec. 17, 1992 16.28 3,9806
1994 Jul. 17, 1994 17.07 4,8906
1995 Nov. 7, 1994 17.89 6,0406
1996 Apr. 9, 1996 7.66 2186
1997 Apr. 30, 1997 16.11 3,8206
1998 Jan. 9, 1998 13.78 1,9506
1999 Jan. 5, 1999 12.44 1,2606
2000 Jul. 4, 2000 11.90 1,0406
2001 Feb. 18, 2001 17.79 5,8906
Peak Streamflow Qualification Codes.
  • 6 -- Discharge affected by Regulation or Diversion