STREAM GAGING STATION INFORMATION
SANTA ANITA WASH
below Foothill Blvd.
STATION NO. F260C-R
RECORDER: 5 min. interval data logger.
METHOD OF MEASUREMENT: Wading
DRAINAGE AREA: 17.2 square miles.
LOCATION: Approximately 1/4 mile downstream from Foothill Blvd. in Arcadia. Located on the right bank of the Santa Anita Wash.
REGULATION: Flow partially regulated by Big Santa Anita Dam and Sierra Madre Dam.
DIVERSION: Approximately 2 cfs is diverted for irrigation at mouth of Santa Anita Canyon. The City of Sierra Madre diverts water from Sierra Madre Wash and Santa Anita Creek for spreading in Sierra Madre Spreading Grounds. Public Works diverts water from Santa Anita Creek for spreading at mouth of Santa Anita Canyon.
CHANNEL: Concrete, rectangular section.
CONTROL: Channel forms control.
LENGTH OF RECORD: October 1, 1935 to October 1, 1938; October 1, 1957 to October 1, 1967; and from October 1, 1974 to date.