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Water-Year Summary for Site 05052000

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Available Parameters
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00065 Gage height(Mean)  

Water year 2019: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
05052000 WILD RICE RIVER NEAR MANTADOR, ND
LOCATION - Lat 46°10'21", long 97°00'37" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in sec.07, T.131 N., R.50 W., Richland County, ND, Hydrologic Unit 09020105, on county road, 1.5 mi west of Mantador.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,540 mi² of which 380 mi² probably is noncontributing.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - DAILY DISCHARGE--March 1944 to September 1951, March 2010 to current year; water years 1952 to 1973, 1975 (annual peak discharge only).

PERIOD OF RECORD.--DAILY GAGE HEIGHT--March to July 2009, March 2010 to current year.
GAGE - Water stage recorder.  Gage readings are in elevation above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (levels by Moore Engineering).  Gage datum prior to March 1, 2009, 997.78 ft, National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. 
REMARKS -

Accuracy of records for water years prior to 2014 are noted in the individual Annual Data Reports for those water years. For water years 2014 onward, records good except for estimated discharges, which are poor, unless otherwise noted.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in the spring of 1943 reached a gage height of about 1,010.58 ft, present datum (12.8 ft, datum then in use), from floodmarks.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum peak flow, 4,730 ft³/s, March 22, 2010, peak stage, 1,009.15 ft. Maximum peak stage, 1,010.00 ft, March 24, 2009, discharge not determined.