Gauge Description:

Gage recommendation based on CRC II.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
SAN MIGUEL RIVER AT BROOKS BRIDGE NEAR NUCLA CO
usgs-09174600 600 - 5000 cfs III 53d08h37m 69.8 cfs (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
600 -5000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable III gauge is important or has warning Range of acceptable flows (see 2016 San Miguel Flow Report).
900 -2000 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable III gauge is important or has warning Optimal flow range for this reach (see 2016 San Miguel Flow Report)

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