months, stage and discharge may be affected by ice in the
channel. Data values reported on these pages may be
significantly higher or lower than the actual streamflow.
Adjustments to the data will be done after detailed analyses.
Ice affected values identified on graphs (•) may be viewed by choosing the table
output format. If you have questions about these values,
please contact the
Idaho Water Data Maintainer.
USGS 13305310 LEMHI RIVER BELOW L5 DIVERSION NEAR SALMON, ID
LOCATION.--Lat 45° 07'58", long 113° 47'56"
(NAD83), in NW1/4 SE1/4 sec.24, T.21 N., R.22 E., Lemhi County, East
of Salmon quad., Hydrologic Unit 17060204, on right bank 0.25 mi
below Highway 28 crossing, and approximately 5.75 mi southeast of
DRAINAGE AREA.--1,216 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--November 1992 to December 1999, June 2000 to
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of
gage is 4,164.56 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.--Many diversions above station for irrigation.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 2,920
ft3/s June 6, 1995, gage height, 5.19 ft; minimum daily
discharge, 0.75 ft3/s July 18, 1994.