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Station Name:ARKANSAS RIVER AT NEPESTA BRIDGE NEAR NEPESTA, CO (ARKNEPCO)
Data Source:Co. Division of Water Resources
Division:2
Water District:14
County:PUEBLO
State:CO

Location - Lat. 38°10'44", Long. 104°08'20", in the NE¼ SE¼ NW¼ Sec.32, T21S, R60W Pueblo County, Hydrologic Unit 11020005, elevation 4380 ft MSL. The gage is located on the left bank, downstream side of the Pueblo County Road 613 Nepesta Road Bridge crossing the Arkansas River, 0.8 mi downstream of Kramer Creek, 9 mi downstream from Huerfano River, 1 mile NNW of the Nepesta Cemetery. Oxford Farmers Ditch gage located approximately 0.25 miles upstream of Nepesta Bridge near right bank of Arkansas River. Note: Nepesta was originally a station on the AT&SF Railway, which was abandoned and razed several years ago. Present site of Nepesta is 0.6 miles SE of the railway station site.

Drainage Area and Period of Record - 9,345 mi² of which 54 sq.mi. is probably noncontributing (furnished by the U.S Army Corp of Engineers). Period of Record: N/A

Gage -