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

NOTE: From May 7 to May 13 the IA offices of the USGS Water Science Center are transitioning to a new data management software package. While you may not notice this transition, some sites may have problems or delays in being updated. We are actively monitoring these conditions and are resolving them as quickly as possible.

USGS 05451210 South Fork Iowa River NE of New Providence, IA


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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
All 13 Available Parameters for this site
00010 Temperature, water 2007-10-01  2011-11-28
00045 Precipitation 2007-10-01  2008-09-30
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2017-04-28
00065 Gage height 2016-12-29  2017-04-28
00095 Specific cond at 25C 2007-10-01  2011-11-28
00300 Dissolved oxygen 2007-10-01  2011-11-28
00301 Diss oxygen,%saturtn 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
00400 pH 2007-10-01  2011-11-28
32295 CDOM, fluorescence 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
62361 Chlorophyll, in situ 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
63675 Turbidity, Nephelom 2010-04-23  2011-11-28
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
99133 NO3+NO2,water,insitu 2010-07-30  2011-11-28

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 244 04-28-2017   16:45 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Apr 28 based on 21 years of record more
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Value Apr 28
Mean 75th
6.2 126 161 244 424 430 1800

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.86 04-28-2017   16:45 CDT
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