Santa Clara Valley Water District

STATION 5024 - SAN TOMAS CREEK ABOVE WILLIAMS ROAD

ALERT ID 2050


Location
Latitude: 37 18' 24" N
Elevation: 164.372498 ft.
Drainage Area: 13.4 square miles
Longitude: 121 57' 51" W
Locaide: 18 30-63



Description
Station located 1500 ft. upstream of Williams Road on the right bank of San Tomas Creek. Control is a self cleaning V-notch weir. Channel is concrete lined, but prone to siltation during periods of high flows. Channel is also subject to natural growth because of the silt deposits. PZF at the station is equal to 0.4 ft.
Period of Record
Period of record begins October 1, 1955 and continues to the present.
Station History
Date Note
01/07/1972 Installed Fischer & Porter ADR
01/04/1977 Rebuilt weir.
07/24/1995 ADR replaced with Acro data logger.
12/01/1997 Installed Sierra Misco 5096 radio transmitter.
04/15/2009 Acro replaced with DA H510 and serial radio.
06/29/2010 H510 replaced with DA H350XL.
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