(1) Deviations from the standards listed below require information supporting the period of diversion or use requested in an application:
(a) domestic January 1 to December 31
(b) stock January 1 to December 31
(c) irrigation based on the climatic area designated by the USDA Natural Resources and Conservation Service (NRCS) which is generally as follows:
(i) climatic area I March 15 to November 15
(ii) climatic area II April 1 to October 31
(iii) climatic area III April 15 to October 15
(iv) climatic area IV April 20 to October 10
(v) climatic area V April 25 to October 5
(2) Applications for diversions into a storage reservoir for later use must include the period of diversion for when water will be diverted into the reservoir and the period of use when water will be used from the reservoir.
(3) Applications for temporary permits must identify the beginning and ending month, day, and year.
(4) The basis for the requested periods for other uses must be explained.