Santa Clara Valley Water District

STATION 5044 - STEVENS CREEK BELOW STEVENS CREEK RESERVOIR

ALERT ID 1482


Location
Latitude: 37 18' 21" N
Elevation: 409.751465 ft.
Drainage Area: 18.00 square miles
Longitude: 122 04' 24" W
Locaide: 17 18-63



Description
Station located 0.6 miles below Stevens Creek Reservoir on the west (downstream) side of the highway bridge. Low flow control is a concrete self cleaning V-notch weir which is subject to slight summertime aquatic growth. No permanent high flow control. PZF at station is equal to 1.80 ft.
Period of Record
SCVWD period of record begins October 1, 1961 and continues to the present. Previously USGS station number11166500 - Stevens Creek near Cupertino, which operated from water year 1931 until 1959.
Station History
Date Note
06/12/1969 Fischer & Porter ADR installed in stilling well.
05/04/1987 Installed Handar 590v radio transmitter.
07/25/1995 ADR replaced with Acro data logger.
06/01/2015 Installed GOES radio.
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