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  Stream Site

Latitude 44°56'00",   Longitude 95°44'00"   NAD27
Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota, Hydrologic Unit 07020004
Drainage area: 6,180 square miles
Datum of gage: 909.12 feet above   NGVD29.
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    1991-10-01  2022-08-19  
 Daily Data
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  1961-11-03  1963-03-16  435 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1909-08-01  2022-08-18  39992 
 Daily Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1909-08-01  2020-10-05 39311 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1909-08  2020-10  
 Annual Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1909  2021  
 Peak streamflow 1910-03-17  2019-10-30  111 
 Field measurements 1950-01-11  2022-07-27  819 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1961-11-02  1993-03-04  213 
 Water-Year Summary 2006  2020  15 
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