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USGS 01172500 WARE RIVER NEAR BARRE, MA

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LOCATION--Lat 42° 25'30", long 72° 01'30" Worcester County, Hydrologic Unit 01080204, on left bank 700 ft downstream from Barre Falls Reservoir, 1.6 mi upstream from Burnshirt River, 4 mi east of Barre, and at mile 33.3.
DRAINAGE AREA--55.1 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--Discharge: July 1946 to current year.
Water-quality records: Water years 1957, 1994.
REVISED RECORDS--WDR MA-RI-84-1: drainage area. WDR MA-RI-89-1: 1984–88.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 744.33 ft above NAVD 1988, estimated from topographic map. Prior to May 13, 2020, datum of gage reported as 745 ft above NGVD 1929, estimated from topographic map.
REMARKS--Prior to August 1955, slight regulation at low flow at times by Long Pond. Flow regulated by Barre Falls Reservoir since 1958. Diversion at times since 1955 from 6.5 mi2 upstream of station for municipal supply of Fitchburg.
COOPERATION BY--U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
1990-06-01  2021-12-08
2007-10-01  2021-12-08







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 83.7 12-08-2021   01:30 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 8 based on 75 water years of record more
Min
(1966)
25th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Dec 8
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2019)
6.90 45 83.7 87 109 133 482


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.33 12-08-2021   01:30 EST
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