Ground Water Status - End of September, 2015

Drought status evaluation of Maryland ground water for the end of September, 2015 

Region USGS Well ID Well Level[1] Status Regional Status
Western AL Ah 1 5.96

Watch

Normal
WA Be 2 35.39

Watch

WA Bk 25 46.72 Normal
Central BA Ea 18 21.24

Normal

Normal
HA Bd 31 11.58

Normal

HA Ca 23 7.47

Normal

MO Cc 14 37.80 Normal
MO Eh 20 14.92 Normal
Eastern QA Cg 69 5.24 Normal Normal
WI Cg 20 7.12 Normal
MC51-01

14.88 

Watch

SO Cf 2 5.62 Watch
Southern

CH Bg 12 (unconfined)

8.68 Normal Normal
AA Cc 40 (confined) 49.00 On Trend[4]
CA Bb 27 (confined) 181.03[3] On Trend[4]
CH Dd 33 (confined) 148.85 On Trend[4]
PG De 21 (confined) 64.27 On Trend[4]
SM Fg 45 (confined) 93.34 On Trend[4]
Well Level[1] - Measurement of water level as feet below land surface
[2] -  Measurements not reported as of 2015-Oct-10 at 09:30
[3] -  Value computed from real time measurement
On Trend[4] - In accordance with Maryland's drought monitoring and response plan, the impact of drought upon confined aquifers is analyzed as a departure from long term trend.

Selected ground water levels are availble from USGS at:
http://md.water.usgs.gov/groundwater/

Data for other wells may be downloaded from:
USGS - NWIS Web Information for USA

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Please contact the Water Supply Program at WATER.SUPPLY@maryland.gov or 410-537-3702