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

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 1995-10-26  2018-11-19
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2018-11-19
00076 Turbidity 2010-04-23  2018-03-15
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 fDOM, water, in situ 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
62361 Chlorophyll, in situ 2013-05-14  2013-11-17
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: 220 11-19-2018   03:45 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 19 based on 23 years of record more
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2.58 10 33 88 132 220 540

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.92 11-19-2018   03:45 CST
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