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Streamflow statistical summaries for Colorado streams through September 30, 1975; Volume 2, Colorado River basin

January 1, 1994

Statistical summaries of daily streamflow data for 189 stations west of the Continental Divide in Colorado are presented in this report. Duration tables, high-flow sequence tables, and low-flow sequence tables provide information about daily mean discharge. The mean, variance, standard deviation, skewness, and coefficient of variation are provided for monthly and annual flows. Percentages of average flow are provided for monthly flows and first-order serial-correlation coefficients are provided for annual flows. The text explain the nature and derivation of the data and illustrates applications of the tabulated information by examples. The data may be used by agencies and individuals engaged in water studies. (USGS)

Citation Information

Publication Year 1979
Title Streamflow statistical summaries for Colorado streams through September 30, 1975; Volume 2, Colorado River basin
DOI 10.3133/ofr791060
Authors Harold E. Petsch
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Open-File Report
Series Number 79-1060
Index ID ofr791060
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization