USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
05114000 SOURIS RIVER NEAR SHERWOOD, ND
LOCATION - Lat 48°59'24", long 101°57'28" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.33, T.164 N., R.87 W., Renville County, ND, Hydrologic Unit 09010008, on right bank 3/4 mi south of International Boundary and 16 mi northwest of Sherwood.
DRAINAGE AREA - 8,940 mi² of which 5,900 mi² probably is noncontributing.
- WSP 1308: 1934, 1945. WSP 2113: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - DAILY DISCHARGE--March 11, 1930 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1308.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--DAILY GAGE HEIGHT--October 2000 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and concrete control. Datum of gage is 1604.99 ft above NAVD88. Datum was converted to NAVD88 using the National Geodetic Surveys VDATUM transformation tool. Prior to conversion to NAVD datum of gage was published as1603.73 ft, NGVD29. Prior to April 8, 1935, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION - This station is one of the international gaging stations maintained by the United States under agreement with Canada.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood in 1927 reached a stage of about 22 ft and flood in 1904 reached a stage of about 25.8 ft from information by local residents.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Water years 1970, 1972 to current year.