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USGS 05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA

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This station managed by the Fort Dodge Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2013-09-19  2020-02-21
1996-10-01  2020-02-21
2007-10-01  2020-02-21
2013-09-24  2020-02-21







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.9 02-21-2020   16:15 CST
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: Ice 02-21-2020   16:15 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Feb 21 based on 23 water years of record more
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Feb 21
Min
(2013)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2016)
-- unavailable -- 186 307 974 2540 3950 9900


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 14.24 02-21-2020   16:15 CST
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Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.8 02-21-2020   16:15 CST
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