HCDN: Streamflow Data Set, 1874 - 1988
By J.R. Slack, Alan M. Lumb, and Jurate Maciunas Landwehr
USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report 93-4076
Station 03469000 FRENCH BROAD RIVER BELOW DOUGLAS DAM, TN
Description, qualifying comments, and acceptable water years.
Drainage area is 4543 sq.mi. Datum is 865.70 ft.
Located in hydrologic unit 06010107 at Latitude: 35:57:06N Longitude: 083:33:05W
Station is in the state of TN (county code 155) and serviced by the TN office.
Channel slope is 7.90 feet/mile
Stream length is 203.00 miles
Mean basin elevation is 2490.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
Percent of contributing drainage area covered by
Storage: 0.02% Lakes: N.A.% Forests: 64.70% Glaciers: N.A.%
Soil infiltration index is 3.51 inches
Annual precipitation is 50.00 inches
Precipitation intensity is 3.50 inches/24 hour (expected on the average once each two years)
January minimum temperature is 29.00 degrees Fahrenheit
This is a National Water Conditions station.
Comments and qualifications on the data:
Discontinued as a gaging station in 1974, but flow was regulated before 1974 as well.
There is no acceptable HCDN data for this station.
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