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Water-Year Summary for Site 05056100

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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
LOCATION - Lat 48°26'53", long 99°06'08" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.01, T.157 N., R.66 W., Towner County, ND, Hydrologic Unit 09020201, on left bank 0.45 mi upstream from county bridge, about 4 mi upstream from west fork of Mauvais Coulee, and 5.5 mi southeast of Cando.
DRAINAGE AREA - 387 mi² of which 10 mi² probably is noncontributing.
PERIOD OF RECORD - DAILY DISCHARGE--June 1956 to current year (seasonal records only 1982-93 and 1995 to current year).

PERIOD OF RECORD.--DAILY GAGE HEIGHT--March 2000 to current year (seasonal records only).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 1,445 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to July 2, 1957, nonrecording gage at present site and datum.
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 fair except for estimated discharges, which are poor, unless otherwise noted.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of June 16, 1954, reached a stage of 9.83 ft, and flood of April 20, 1956, reached a stage of 10.71 ft, from floodmarks set by local resident.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water year 1972 to current year.