USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
01021000 ST. CROIX RIVER AT BARING, ME
LOCATION - Lat 45°08'13", long 67°19'05" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Washington County, ME, Hydrologic Unit 01050001, on right bank at site of destroyed international highway bridge at Baring.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,374 mi².
- WDR ME-82-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - DISCHARGE: October 1959 to current year. Records for October 1998 to September 1999, published as "at Woodland." Records prior to water year 1974 have not been published, but are available in the files of the U.S. Geological Survey and on NWISWeb.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 65.72 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. July 28, 1999 to Apr. 30, 2000, at site 5.0 mi upstream at different datum.
COOPERATION - This station is maintained by the United States under agreement with Canada.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - The flood of May 1, 1923 has been estimated as 24,100 ft³/s at Baring, based on flows for the St. Croix River near Baileyville (station 01020000); gage height unknown.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 23,500 ft³/s, May 29, 1961, gage height, 12.76 ft; minimum daily discharge, 262 ft³/s, Oct. 20, 1964.
PERIOD OF RECORD - CHEMICAL ANALYSES: Water year 1971.
WATER TEMPERATURE: October 1959 to September 1976.
REVISED RECORDS: WDR ME-82-1: Drainage area.