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Water-Year Summary for Site 05365500

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Water year 2020: 2020-10-01 to 2021-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
LOCATION - Lat 44°55'36", long 91°24'39" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in NE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.12, T.28 N., R.9 W., Chippewa County, WI, Hydrologic Unit 07050005, on right bank at Chippewa Falls, 1.0 mi downstream from Duncan Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA - 5,650 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 785: 1934(M). WSP 1508: 1897, 1905, 1918(M), 1924(M). WDR WI-81-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 1888 to September 1983, October 1986 to current year. Monthly discharge for some periods published in WSP 1308. Monthly average data was published outside the period of daily data collection. These monthly data are not included in the monthly mean statistics.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest stage gage. Datum of gage is 798.50 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to January 1914, nonrecording gage, and January 1914 to June 19, 1932, water-stage recorder at site, 1 mi upstream at different datum. June 19, 1932, to current year, water-stage recorder at present site and datum.
REMARKS - Records are considered good except for estimated discharges which are poor and other periods as noted. For records status prior to October 1, 2013, see remarks printed in annual water-data reports.Considerable regulation by Moose Lake, Lake Chippewa, Rest Lake, Flambeau Flowage, and Lake Wissota Reservoirs. Diurnal fluctuation caused by hydroelectric plant 1.1 mi upstream. Gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - A stage of 26.94 ft occurred Sept. 10, 1884, site and datum in use June 1932.