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Surface Water Conditions in the Peach Springs Basin

Streamflow data, including average seasonal flow, average annual flow and other information is shown in Table 4.8-1.  Flood ALERT equipment in the basin is shown in Table 4.8-2.  Reservoir and stockpond data, including maximum storage or maximum surface area, are shown in Table 4.8-3.  The location of streamflow gages identified by USGS number, flood ALERT equipment and USGS runoff contours are shown on Figure 4.8-4.  Descriptions of stream, reservoir and stockpond data sources and methods are found in Volume 1, Appendix A.  Additional information on surface water in this basin can be found in Section 4.8.5 - Perennial/ Intermittent Streams and Springs and Section 4.0.2 - Surface Water Hydrology. Where available, the header for each section provides a link to the data web site.  

Streamflow Data

  • Refer to Table 4.8-1.
  • Data from one real-time station located at Spencer Creek is shown on the table and on Figure 4.8-4.

  • The average seasonal flow for the station is highest in the summer (July-September) and lowest in the winter (January-March).

  • Maximum annual flow was 2,267 acre-feet in 1993 and minimum annual flow was 760 acre-feet in 2002.

Flood ALERT Equipment

  • Refer to Table 4.8-2.
  • As of October 2005 there were three stations in the basin.

Reservoirs and Stockponds

  • Refer to Table 4.8-3.
  • There are no large lakes or reservoirs in the basin.  Surface water is stored or could be stored in 10 small reservoirs in the basin.

  • There are 135 registered stockponds in this basin.

Runoff Contour

  • Refer to Figure 4.8-4.
  • Average annual runoff is 0.1 inch per year in the in the eastern portion of the basin.

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Click for Table 4.8-1 Streamflow Data for the

Peach Springs Basin

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Click for Table 4.8-2 Flood ALERT Equipment in the

Peach Springs Basin

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Click for Table 4.8-3 Reservoirs and Stockponds in the

Peach Springs Basin

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Surface Water Conditions

 

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