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Water-Year Summary for Site 05427235

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Available Parameters
00065 Gage height(Mean)  
62615 Elevation, lake/res, NAVD88(Mean)  

Water year 2020: 2019-10-01 to 2020-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
LOCATION - Lat 42°51'27", long 88°56'27" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.34, T.5 N., R.13 E., Jefferson County, WI, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, 80 ft east of Pottawatomi Trail Bridge at Bingham Point Estates, and 4.5 mi northeast of Newville.
DRAINAGE AREA - 2,560 mi². at lake outlet. Area of Lake Koshkonong, 16.3 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - July 1987 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 769.77 ft above NAVD of 1988 (Wisconsin Department of Transportation benchmark).
REMARKS - Lake level regulated by dam at Indianford. Gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum recorded gage height, 15.13 ft, June 21, 22, 2008; minimum recorded, 4.98 ft, Dec. 06, 2012; Also occurred Dec. 09, 2012.