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USGS Surface-Water Daily Statistics for Iowa

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USGS 05458900 West Fork Cedar River at Finchford, IA


Black Hawk County, Iowa
Hydrologic Unit Code 07080204
Latitude  42°37'46", Longitude  92°32'36" NAD27
Drainage area 846  square miles
Gage datum 867.54 feet above NGVD29
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
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Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1945-10-01 -> 2021-09-30)

Calculation period restricted by USGS staff due to special conditions at/near site
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1 305 190 650 1,490 1,060 1,210 1,270 505 410 446 372 328
2 285 200 627 1,400 1,070 1,180 1,160 468 394 449 389 328
3 270 207 617 1,290 1,090 1,120 1,080 459 394 432 394 329
4 256 207 630 1,280 1,050 1,020 986 455 391 414 390 324
5 246 211 660 1,260 1,030 970 932 438 365 405 376 316
6 266 224 733 1,320 1,020 977 888 425 354 395 366 315
7 253 216 836 1,310 1,030 990 878 425 369 385 360 310
8 238 206 886 1,240 1,040 970 906 426 397 384 356 311
9 232 209 813 1,100 1,040 1,020 965 402 403 411 351 306
10 217 227 782 1,000 1,050 1,240 1,030 376 393 436 344 293
11 210 269 778 959 1,020 1,220 946 371 372 431 335 283
12 208 266 797 947 982 1,120 893 369 365 442 338 275
13 202 266 870 974 971 1,160 827 373 349 449 337 278
14 197 271 1,000 1,030 962 1,120 789 371 327 443 335 292
15 190 284 1,150 1,090 954 1,150 749 348 311 427 334 305
16 187 294 1,260 1,110 947 1,110 713 333 296 407 327 307
17 191 315 1,300 1,120 1,030 1,090 712 324 283 393 322 307
18 201 351 1,290 1,120 1,050 1,100 694 326 273 385 325 303
19 206 412 1,350 1,090 1,040 1,120 759 329 281 385 332 294
20 214 468 1,300 1,060 1,090 1,320 742 350 330 369 341 287
21 223 516 1,290 1,050 1,050 1,330 708 373 480 363 349 279
22 227 568 1,260 1,020 1,030 1,390 663 399 573 367 351 269
23 227 581 1,230 997 1,010 1,440 656 431 590 372 350 261
24 227 584 1,200 968 1,020 1,410 638 434 535 382 346 251
25 220 568 1,180 946 1,060 1,460 605 439 518 390 337 252
26 215 536 1,210 965 1,040 1,570 584 480 538 392 328 256
27 208 552 1,330 996 1,040 1,720 580 447 497 382 325 263
28 201 606 1,310 997 1,080 1,520 605 422 465 370 329 285
29 194 702 1,350 1,010 1,180 1,400 728 414 450 361 330 297
30 190   1,570 1,090 1,240 1,280 731 419 448 359 328 306
31 186   1,440   1,220   580 413   360   318