USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
05056100 MAUVAIS COULEE NEAR CANDO, ND
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.
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.