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Water-Year Summary for Site 05060400

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

Water year 2021: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
LOCATION - Lat 46°58'39", long 96°53'29" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in sec.33, T.141 N., R.49 W., Cass County, ND, Hydrologic Unit 09020204, at bridge crossing 0.5 mi west of Harwood.
DRAINAGE AREA - Not determined.
PERIOD OF RECORD - March 1995 to current year (gage heights and maximum discharge only).
GAGE - Water stage recorder. Datum of gage is 801.16 ft above NAVD88 (levels by USACE, April 2017).  Prior to conversion to NAVD88 datum was published as 800 ft. above NGVD of 1929.  Non-recording gage at same site and datum from March 1995 to March 1997.

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 the 2019 water year, when record was fair.  Estimated discharges are poor, unless otherwise noted.

REGULATION.--Flow regulated to a large degree by Lake Ashtabula (station 05057500), 255 mi upstream. Miscellaneous discharge measurements were made during the water year.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum peak flow, 13,000 ft³/s, April 10, 2011, peak stage, 91.82 ft; maximum peak stage, 92.02 ft, April 16, 1997; minimum daily stage, 66.34 ft, August 29, 2003.