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Discontinuation of Streamgaging Stations

Discontinuation of Plum Island River at TPK Bridge at Plum Island, MA Streamgaging Station

The streamgaging station, Plum Island River at Plum Island, MA (42475200491701), was discontinued October 1, 2017 due to insufficient funds. This station has operated continuously since August 2015 and has provided river stage and discharge data to numerous Federal, State, and local water-management agencies to monitor and manage water resources.

If any Federal, State or local agencies are interested in providing the additional funds needed to continue operation of this streamflow gaging station, please contact Richard Verdi, Chief of Hydrologic Surveillance, New England Water Science Center (508-490-5064).



USGS 01123600 QUINEBAUG R BL WESTVILLE DAM NR SOUTHBRIDGE, MA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION--Lat 42° 04’58", long 72° 03’27", Worcester County, Hydrologic Unit 01100001, on right bank 200 ft downstream from Westville Dam,  1.0 mi upstream from McKinstry Brook, and 1.3 mi west of Southbridge.
DRAINAGE AREA--94.4 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD-- October 1962 to current year (data publication discontinued from October 1, 1990 to September 30, 2002).
REVISED RECORDS--WDR MA-RI-75-1: 1963-64 (monthly runoff). WDR MA-RI-84-1: drainage area.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 511.33 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers benchmark).
REMARKS-- Flow regulated by mills, by East Brimfield and Westville Lakes, and by other reservoirs upstream.
COOPERATION BY--U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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00060 Discharge 2002-10-01  2017-11-23
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2017-11-23

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Most recent instantaneous value: 144 11-23-2017   20:30 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 23 based on 42 years of record more
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23.0 57 128 144 164 231 609


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Most recent instantaneous value: 4.10 11-23-2017   20:30 EST
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