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Water-Year Summary for Site 05129115

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
LOCATION - Lat 48°15'53", long 92°33'57" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.30, T.67 N., R.17 W., St. Louis County, MN, Hydrologic Unit 09030002, in Superior National Forest, on left bank 350 ft downstream from bridge on Forest Route 491, 3.5 mi upstream from mouth, and 3.5 mi west of city of Crane Lake.
DRAINAGE AREA - 905 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1979 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 1,180 ft above sea level (from topographic map).
REMARKS - Discharge records good except estimated discharges, which are fair to poor.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of April 1979 reached a stage of 15.15 ft, from high-water mark, discharge approximately 4,600 ft³/s.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum discharge, 4360 ft³/s, gage-height 15.20 ft., April 25, 1985; maximum daily-mean discharge, 4300 ft³/s, April 25, 1985; minimum discharge 11 ft³/s, Oct 8, 2006; minimum daily-mean discharge, 11 ft³/s, Oct 9 & 10, 2006.