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NOTE: Station Numbers for Iowa precipitation gages have changed (see list).


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USGS 05464420 Cedar River at Blairs Ferry Road at Palo, IA

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This station managed by the Iowa City Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2018-08-03  2020-03-31
2012-10-13  2018-09-17
2009-03-26  2020-03-31
2009-03-26  2020-03-31
2018-08-03  2020-03-31
2018-08-03  2020-03-31
2018-08-03  2020-03-31
2017-04-01  2020-03-31
2018-08-03  2020-03-31
2012-10-14  2020-03-31







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius
 
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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius, YSI EXO3

Most recent instantaneous value: 8.9 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 15500 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Mar 31 based on 11 water years of record more
Min
(2012)
25th
percen-
tile
Mean Median 75th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Mar 31
Max
(2019)
2780 4810 8990 9350 11700 15500 18300


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 8.95 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius, YSI EXO3

Most recent instantaneous value: 523 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter, YSI EXO3

Most recent instantaneous value: 11.7 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, percent of saturation, YSI EXO3

Most recent instantaneous value: 101 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Stream water level elevation above NGVD 1929, in feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 734.66 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU), YSI EXO3

Most recent instantaneous value: 16.5 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen

Most recent instantaneous value: 7.01 03-31-2020   14:15 CDT
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