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Updated September 29, 2016 : USGS streamflow monitoring will be discontinued at the following sites effective November 1, 2016
  • 06295900 Rosebud Creek at Hwy 447 bridge near Rosebud, MT
  • 06307740 Otter Creek at Ashland, MT
  • 06307830 Tongue River below Brandenberg bridge near Ashland, MT
and at the following site effective October 1, 2017
  • 06307600 Hanging Woman Creek near Birney, MT
Currently, monitoring activities at these sites (map) are funded by a partner agency or jointly with the USGS through the Cooperative Water Program (http://water.usgs.gov/coop/). Lack of partner funding for these sites will result in discontinuation of all streamgaging activities. Questions or concerns can be directed to Kirk Miller (kmiller@usgs.gov; 307-775-9168) or Wayne Berkas (wrberkas@usgs.gov; 406-457-5903).

USGS 06025500 Big Hole River near Melrose MT


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Flood Tracking - Stage Flood Tracking - Discharge Gage-height Corrections Base Rating Shifted Rating
(About shift-adjusted ratings).
This site is part of a coupled streambank well/gaging station program. Additional information about this site can be found on the project web page. Current conditions data available include:

Station operated by the USGS Wyoming-Montana Water Science Center in cooperation with Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation and Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks .
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This station managed by the Helena Field Unit.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 4 Available Parameters for this site
00010 Temperature, water 2012-04-01  2016-10-22
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2016-10-22
00065 Gage height 2016-06-24  2016-10-22
63158 Stream level, NGVD 2009-11-01  2016-10-22

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 502   10-22-2016   21:15 MDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 22 based on 92 years of record more
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Median Mean 75th
217 383 502 506 519 613 1610

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.74   10-22-2016   21:15 MDT
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