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 07096000 ARKANSAS RIVER AT CANON CITY, CO.
Description, qualifying comments, and acceptable water years.
Drainage area is 3117 sq.mi. Datum is 5342.13 ft.
Located in hydrologic unit 11020002 at Latitude: 38:26:02N Longitude: 105:15:24W
Station is in the state of CO (county code 043) and serviced by the CO office.
Channel slope is 28.00 feet/mile
Stream length is 127.00 miles
Mean basin elevation is 9500.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
Percent of contributing drainage area covered by
Storage: 0.00% Lakes: 0.00% Forests: 79.00% Glaciers: N.A.%
Soil infiltration index is N.A. inches
Annual precipitation is 19.00 inches
Precipitation intensity is 1.60 inches/24 hour (expected on the average once each two years)
January minimum temperature is 8.00 degrees Fahrenheit
This is a National Water Conditions station.
Comments and qualifications on the data:
Much inter-mountain transfer and irrigation.
There is no acceptable HCDN data for this station.
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