LOCATION.--Lat 40°23'56.0", long 95°39'12.0"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NW 1/4 NE 1/4 SE 1/4
sec.18, T.8 N., R.16 E., Nemaha County, NE, Hydrologic Unit 10240005,
on right bank 10 ft downstream from bridge on U.S. Highway 136 in
Brownville, 2.3 mi downstream from Honey Creek, 7.3 mi upstream from
the Little Nemaha River, and 535.3 mi upstream from mouth. (map)
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is
859.95 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to
August 1, 2016, datum of gage was 860.00 ft above National Geodetic
Vertical Datum of 1929.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated by
upstream main-stem reservoirs. Fort Randall Dam was completed in July
1952, with storage beginning in December 1952. Gavins Point Dam was
completed in July 1955, with storage beginning in December 1955.
The USGS will discontinue
servicing this location and hosting data to NIWIS Web on October 1,
2021. The US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) plans to resume
operation and maintenance of this gaging station after that
Please be advised that USACE should be contacted
regarding this station after October 1, 2021.
This station managed by the Council Bluffs Field Office.