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USGS 462743094025601 WU-335 046N29W18DCDBBA01 Riverton 1 0000241291


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USGS/MDH Automated Virus Sampler Study Well: Riverton 1
County: Crow Wing
Township: West Irondale (T135N R28W)
Location: In well-house, in Riverton, MN
Land-surface elevation: 1216.90 ±0.96 feet, NAVD88
Installation: 1973 (unknown date), for the City of Riverton
Well Information
Depth: 60 feet
Open interval: 55–60 feet
Original use: Pumping, for the City of Riverton
Current use: Monitoring, for the USGS/MDH Automated Virus Sampler Study
Aquifer Information
Type: hydrologically confined sand and gravel
Thickness: unknown
Deposit: glacially deposited sand and gravel

This site is operated in cooperation with the Minnesota Department of Health and the U.S. Geological Survey

Water levels below land surface are accurate to 0.01 feet. Water levels above National American Vertical Datum of 1988 (sea level) are calculated by subtracting recorded water levels from the land surface elevation, which is accurate to ±0.96 feet based on a Digital Elevation Model (DEM) data. Water-level differences are accurate to within 0.01 feet.

Water temperature is accurate to 0.1°C, and differences in temperature are accurate to 0.1°C.

Precipitation is accurate to 0.01 inches except during freezing periods (about Dec. through early Apr.). The rain gage is unheated and uncovered. The precipitation data during freezing periods result from melting of snow (accumulated in the rain gage) during warm periods and do NOT represent actual precipitation. Precipitation totals during freezing periods may underestimate actual totals because the rain gage funnel may be full of snow (preventing further accumulation) or because snow in the funnel may sublimate instead of melt.

This station managed by the Mounds View Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
2020-03-06  2021-09-22
2020-04-28  2021-09-22
2020-03-06  2021-09-22
2020-03-06  2021-09-22


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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius, 43.5 feet below LSD

Most recent instantaneous value: 8.9 09-22-2021   06:00 CDT
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