SOUTH FORK EEL RIVER AT LEGGETT

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Station IDLEGElevation747' ft
River BasinEEL RCountyMENDOCINO
Hydrologic AreaNORTH COASTNearby CityGARBERVILLE
Latitude39.874596°NLongitude-123.720581°W
OperatorUSGS and DWRData Collection


The following data types are available online. Select one of the links below to retrieve recent data.

Sensor DescriptionSensor NumberDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2 (daily) (RAIN)COMPUTED 10/01/2003 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches 45 (daily) (PPT INC)COMPUTED 01/01/1987 to present.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts 14 (event) (BAT VOL)SATELLITE 02/16/1995 to 04/01/2004.
FLOW, RIVER DISCHARGE, cfs 20 (event) (FLOW)COMPUTED 02/16/1995 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2 (event) (RAIN)SATELLITE 11/30/1995 to 04/01/2004.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches 16 (event) (RAINTIP)SATELLITE 11/30/1995 to present.
RIVER STAGE, feet 1 (event) (RIV STG)SATELLITE 02/16/1995 to present.
BATTERY VOLTAGE, volts 14(hourly)(BAT VOL)SATELLITE 01/01/1995 to present.
FLOW, RIVER DISCHARGE, cfs 20(hourly)(FLOW)COMPUTED 01/01/1984 to present.
PRECIPITATION, ACCUMULATED, inches 2(hourly)(RAIN)SATELLITE 01/01/1984 to 04/01/2004.
PRECIPITATION, TIPPING BUCKET, inches 16(hourly)(RAINTIP)SATELLITE 07/01/1994 to present.
RIVER STAGE, feet 1(hourly)(RIV STG)SATELLITE 01/01/1984 to present.


Station comments:

11/25/2013Added South Fork to station name for better identification.
03/24/2011Latitude and longitude updated according to information downloaded from USGS website.
11/20/2010According to USGS field technician, precipitation gage is damaged and not correctly reporting additional precipitation. - Gage repaired and precip recording is back to normal as of 11/30/2010 (SC)
10/27/2010Precip Count didn't zero out at start of new water year. Manually reset on 10/26/10 to account for 9.64" of precip from October 1st.
11/28/2007Flow sensors have been reinstated as of 11/28/2007.
12/13/2004Station outage reported on USGS web site.
04/20/2004Flow sensors discontinued on 4/1/04 due to inaccurate ratings for the gage site. The USGS has discontinued taking flow measurements there.