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  • USGS 05369000 RED CEDAR RIVER AT MENOMONIE, WI

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.--Lat 44°52'31", long 91°56'17", in SE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.27, T.28 N., R.13 W., Dunn County, Hydrologic Unit 07050007, on right bank at Cty P at Menomonie, about 1 mi downstream from powerplant of Northern States Power Co., and 0.8 mi. downstream from previous gage location.

    DRAINAGE AREA.--1,770 square miles.

    PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1907 to September 1908, May 1913 to present. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1308.

    REVISED RECORDS.--WDR WI-81-1: Drainage area.

    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 767.38 ft above sea level, NAVD88 (Northern States Power benchmark). Prior to Sept. 3, 1908, nonrecording gage 0.2 mi downstream at different datum. May 9, 1913, to Sept. 30, 1923, water-stage recorder 0.8 mi. upstream at datum 779.06 sea level. Oct. 1, 1923 to Sept. 30, 2004, water-stage recorder 0.8 mi. upstream at datum 779.48 sea level.

    REMARKS.--Flow regulated by powerplants at Menomonie and Cedar Falls. Gage-height telemeter at station.

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    The precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 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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    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-23
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-25  2014-08-23

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2,300   08-23-2014  14:30 CDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 23 based on 102 years of record more
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    (1975)
    404 639 922 1040 1260 2300 4010


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 7.94   08-23-2014  14:30 CDT
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