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Peak Streamflow for Texas

USGS 08073700 Buffalo Bayou at Piney Point, TX

Harris County, Texas
Hydrologic Unit Code 12040104
Latitude  2944'48", Longitude  9531'24" NAD27
Drainage area 317  square miles
Contributing drainage area 317  square miles
Gage datum -1.35 feet above sea level NGVD29
Water
Year
Date Gage
Height
(feet)
Stream-
flow
(cfs)
1964 Mar. 7, 1964 48.57 2,5206
1965 Feb. 18, 1965 41.44 9746
1966 Apr. 14, 1966 47.73 2,1806
1967 Sep. 21, 1967 43.19 1,2806
1968 Jul. 3, 1968 52.75 3,5406
1969 Feb. 22, 1969 48.67 2,4206
1970 May 21, 1970 44.79 1,5806
1971 Oct. 12, 1970 51.56 3,1706
1972 Mar. 21, 1972 53.47 3,7606
1973 Jun. 13, 1973 54.98 4,4706
1974 Sep. 13, 1974 48.05 2,4106
1975 Jun. 3, 1975 47.44 2,3806
1976 Jun. 1, 1976 47.82 2,3506
1981 Aug. 31, 1981 57.20 5,7006
1985 Oct. 25, 1984   3,5006
Water
Year
Date Gage
Height
(feet)
Stream-
flow
(cfs)
1986 Nov. 11, 1985 50.70 3,0906
1987 Jun. 11, 1987 48.50 2,5106
1988 Mar. 17, 1988 46.48 2,2106
1989 May 18, 1989 57.31 4,9306
1990 Feb. 21, 1990 46.18 2,2806
1991 Apr. 5, 1991 47.64 2,5806
1992 Mar. 4, 1992 61.23 7,5006
1993 Jun. 20, 1993 53.01 4,5506
1994 Aug. 22, 1994 46.64 2,5706
1995 Oct. 18, 1994 54.11 4,9406
1996 Dec. 18, 1995 47.42 2,7906
1997 May 22, 1997 54.69 5,1206
1998 Sep. 11, 1998 59.82 5,7506
1999 Mar. 19, 1999 52.76 4,4606
2000 Apr. 12, 2000 46.27 2,6006
2001 Mar. 28, 2001 54.44 5,0406
Peak Streamflow Qualification Codes.
  • 6 -- Discharge affected by Regulation or Diversion