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


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USGS 05484500 Raccoon River at Van Meter, IA

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Link to Upstream Gage on Fork
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Iowa WSC Gage Network

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This station managed by the Fort Dodge Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2012-03-14  2020-02-28
1986-10-01  2020-02-28
2007-10-01  2020-02-28
2012-03-02  2020-02-28







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.8 02-28-2020   21:00 CST
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: Ice 02-28-2020   21:00 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Feb 28 based on 104 water years of record more
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Feb 28
Min
(1940)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2016)
-- unavailable -- 43.0 334 929 1480 1880 8200


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.72 02-28-2020   21:00 CST
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Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.1 02-28-2020   21:00 CST
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