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USGS 05430500 ROCK RIVER AT AFTON, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°36'33", long 89°04'14", in NE 1/4 sec.28, T.2 N., R.12 E., Rock County, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, on right bank in Afton, 0.3 mi downstream from highway bridge and 1.1 mi upstream from Bass Creek.

DRAINAGE AREA.--3,340 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1914 to present. Monthly discharge for January 1914 published in WSP 1308.

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1238: 1916(M), 1919(M), 1933, 1937-38. 1943. WDR WI-79-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 742.36 ft NGVD88. Prior to Aug. 23, 1932, a nonrecording gage 20 ft upstream, and Aug. 23, 1932, to Sept. 30, 1933, water-stage recorder, at same site at datum 1 ft higher.

REMARKS.--Diurnal fluctuation caused by powerplants above station. Gage-height telemeter at station.

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The precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 30 days. Rainfall instrumentation may not be calibrated, and other quality assurance measures may not be performed that would make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive studies.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-18
00065 Gage height 2014-05-21  2014-09-18

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1,290   09-18-2014  10:15 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 18 based on 100 years of record more
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198 530 865 1290 1290 1550 7300


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.92   09-18-2014  10:15 CDT
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