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Peak Streamflow for Texas

USGS 08074710 Buffalo Bayou at Turning Basin, Houston, TX

Harris County, Texas
Hydrologic Unit Code 12040104
Latitude  2944'57", Longitude  9517'27" NAD27
Drainage area 476  square miles
Contributing drainage area 476  square miles
Gage datum 0 feet above sea level NGVD29
Water
Year
Date Gage
Height
(feet)
Stream-
flow
(cfs)
1993 Jun. 19, 1993 5.60  6,C
1994 Nov. 16, 1993 4.30  6,C
1996 Oct. 19, 1995 7.10  6,C
1998 Sep. 11, 1998 9.20  6,C
1999 Nov. 13, 1998 4.50  6,C
Peak Streamflow Qualification Codes.
  • 6 -- Discharge affected by Regulation or Diversion
  • C -- All or part of the record affected by Urbanization, Mining, Agricultural changes, Channelization, or other