Ground Water Status - End of June, 2016

Drought status evaluation of Maryland ground water for the end of June, 2016 

Region USGS Well ID Well Level[1] Status Regional Status
Western AL Ah 1 4.31 Normal Normal
GA Bc 1 15.01 Normal
WA Be 2 30.63 Normal
WA Bk 25 42.91 Normal
Central BA Ea 18 18.98 Normal Normal
HA Bd 31 10.91 Watch
HA Ca 23 7.04 Watch
MO Cc 14 31.79 Normal
MO Eh 20 13.61 Normal
Eastern QA Cg 69 3.52 Normal Normal
WI Cg 20 4.69 Normal
MC51-01

12.77

Watch
SO Cf 2 4.50 Watch
Southern CH Bg 12 (unconfined) 3.53 Normal Normal
AA Cc 40 (confined) Na[2] Unknown
CA Bb 27 (confined) 177.10 On Trend[4]
CH Dd 33 (confined) Na[2] Unknown
PG De 21 (confined) Na[2] Unknown
SM Fg 45 (confined) Na[2] Unknown
Well Level[1] - Measurement of water level as feet below land surface
[2] -  Measurements not reported as of 2016-Jul-08 at 3:30 PM
[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