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USGS 05482000 Des Moines River at 2nd Avenue at Des Moines, IA

  Stream Site

DESCRIPTION:
Latitude 41°36'45",   Longitude 93°37'15"   NAD27
Polk County, Iowa, Hydrologic Unit 07100004
Drainage area: 6,245 square miles
Datum of gage: 773.74 feet above   NGVD29.
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    2007-10-01  2017-01-18  
 Daily Data
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius -- sediment station  1954-11-03  1961-09-30  2387 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  2013-09-19  2017-01-17  1209 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1915-03-01  2017-01-17  24430 
    Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter -- sediment station  1954-11-03  1961-09-30  2421 
    Suspended sediment discharge, short tons per day -- sediment station  1954-11-01  1961-09-30  2526 
    Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen  2013-09-19  2017-01-17  1111 
 Daily Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  2013-09-19  2016-10-16 1116 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1915-03-01  2016-11-27 24379 
    Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter -- sediment station  1954-11-03  1961-09-30 2421 
    Suspended sediment discharge, short tons per day -- sediment station  1954-11-01  1961-09-30 2526 
    Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen  2013-09-19  2016-08-07 948 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  2013-09  2016-10  
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1915-03  2016-11  
    Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter -- sediment station  1954-11  1961-09  
    Suspended sediment discharge, short tons per day -- sediment station  1954-11  1961-09  
    Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen  2013-09  2016-08  
 Annual Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  2013  2017  
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1915  2017  
    Suspended sediment concentration, milligrams per liter -- sediment station  1955  1961  
    Suspended sediment discharge, short tons per day -- sediment station  1955  1961  
    Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen  2013  2016  
 Peak streamflow 1902-07-10  2015-06-26  69 
 Field measurements 1902-10-20  2017-01-03  614 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1944-06-17  2012-08-21  71 
 Water-Year Summary 2006  2016  11 

Additional Data Sources

Begin Date

End Date

Count
 Instantaneous-Data Archive  **offsite** 1996-10-01  2007-09-30  191701 
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