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Historic (pre-2007) gage-height data may contain erroneous values, such as pressure sensors encased in ice, even if they are flagged as approved. These data are made available to the public, but data users are cautioned to carefully screen the data and contact the USGS Kansas Water Science Center if they have questions or concerns about specific values.



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This station is operated by the USGS and funded cooperatively by the Logo for KWO Kansas Water Office, Logo for COE U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District, and the Logo for USGS USGS. Water-quality monitors funded in cooperation with the Kansas Water Office and USGS cooperative matching funds as part of the USGS National Water Quality Program.

Logo for NWS The National Weather Service flood stage for this site is 32.0 ft. (Forecast)

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Minimum Desirable Streamflow (MDS) in cfs
Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20 20
This station managed by the Lawrence field office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 8 Available Parameters for this site
00010 Temperature, water, Discontinued May 2009 2007-10-01  2009-05-18
00010 Temperature, water 2015-04-22  2018-11-15
00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2018-11-15
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2018-11-15
00095 Specific cond at 25C, Discontinued May 2009 2007-10-01  2009-05-18
00095 Specific cond at 25C 2015-04-22  2018-11-15
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph, Discontinued May 2009 2007-10-01  2009-05-23
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph 2015-04-22  2018-11-15

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 324 11-15-2018   08:00 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 15 based on 55 years of record more
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Value Nov 15
Mean Max
16.0 67 156 324 363 486 8250

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.69 11-15-2018   08:00 CST
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