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Water-Year Summary for Site 05518000

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Available Parameters
00010 Temperature, water(Mean)  
00060 Discharge(Mean)  
00095 Specific cond at 25C(Mean)  
00300 Dissolved oxygen(Mean)  
00400 pH(Med.)  
51289 OrthoPO4, in situ(Mean)  
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph(Mean)  
99133 NO3+NO2,water,insitu(Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
05518000 KANKAKEE RIVER AT SHELBY, IN
LOCATION - Lat 41°10'58", long 87°20'25" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in SW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.33, T.32 N., R.8 W., Newton County, IN, Hydrologic Unit 07120001, on right bank at upstream side of Highway 55 bridge, 1.0 mi south of Shelby, 7.8 mi upstream from Beaver Lake Ditch, and at mile 68.0.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,779 mi². of which 201 mi² does not contribute directly to surface runoff. Drainage area derived from the "Drainage Areas of Indiana Streams" publication
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1005: 1928(M). WSP 2115: Drainage area.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1922 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1308.
GAGE -

Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 627.94 feet above the North American Vertical Datum of 1988 or 628.13 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.

Prior to Dec. 19, 1934, non-recording gage

Dec. 19, 1934, to Oct. 4, 1965, water-stage recorder on left bank 50 ft downstream

Oct. 5, 1965, to Sept. 21, 1966, non-recording gage on right bank 200 ft downstream

Sept. 21, 1966 to July 21, 1998, water-stage recorder on right bank 25 ft upstream from Monon railroad bridge and approximately 400 ft downstream, all at same datum.

WATER-QUALITY RECORDS
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD -

TEMPERATURE EXO (01/26/2019 - 11/17/20)

  Max Inst Temperature, water 2020-08-27* 17:15:00 (UTC -05:00) 28.1

  Max Daily Mean Temperature, water 2020-02-09 26.6

  Min Inst Temperature, water 2019-03-06* 03:15:00 (UTC -05:00) -0.1

  Min Daily Mean Temperature, water 2019-01-26* 0.0

SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE EXO (02/08/2019 - 12/15/2020)

  Max Inst Specific cond at 25C 2020-08-27 * 10:30:00 (UTC -05:00) 683

  Max Daily Mean Specific cond at 25C 2019-09-02 664

  Min Inst Specific cond at 25C 2020-01-11* 16:45:00 (UTC -05:00) 340

  Min Daily Mean Specific cond at 25C 2019-05-01 420

pH EXO (02/12/2019 - 12/15/2020)

  Max Inst pH 2019-08-28* 18:30:00 (UTC -05:00) 8.3

  Min Inst pH 2020-05-16* 01:30:00 (UTC -05:00) 7.5

DISSOLVED OXYGEN EXO (02/08/2019 - 11/17/2020)

  Max Inst Dissolved oxygen 2019-03-06* 15:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 13.5

  Min Inst Dissolved oxygen 2019-07-22* 06:30:00 (UTC -05:00) 6.1

TURBIDITY EXO (02/12/2019 - 06/30/2020)

  Max Inst Turbidity, FNU 2020-05-15 15:45:00 (UTC -05:00) 550

  Max Daily Mean Turbidity, FNU 2020-05-15 270

  Min Inst Turbidity, FNU 2019-09-11 19:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 2.8

  Min Daily Mean Turbidity, FNU 2019-12-28 5.2

NITRATE (12/05/2015 -11/17/2020)

  Max Inst NO3+NO2 2016-06-26* 14:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 7.27

  Max Daily Mean NO3+NO2 2016-06-26 7.04

Min Inst NO3+NO2,water,insitu as N 2020-11-10* 13:15:00 (UTC -05:00) 0.76

Min Daily Mean NO3+NO2 2020-11-10*  0.8

ORTHOPHOSPHATE in mg of P per L (mgP/L) (04/21/2016 - 05/26/2020)

  Max Inst OrthoPO4 2016-07-04 02:08:34 (UTC -05:00) 0.103

  Max Daily Mean OrthoPO4 2019-06-20 0.0553

  Min Inst OrhtoPO4 2019-11-13 11:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 0.001

  Min Daily Mean OrthoPO4 2019-12-11 0.00127

****DISCONTINUED****

TEMPERATURE 6 SERIES (12/05/2015 - 08/17/2020)

  Max Inst Temperature, water 2016-08-11* 17:30:00 (UTC -05:00) 29.0

  Max Daily Mean Temperature, water 2016-08-11 27.2

  Min Inst Temperature, water 2018-02-06* 03:45:00 (UTC -05:00) -0.2

  Min Daily Mean Temperature, water 2018-02-06* -0.1

SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE 6 SERIES (12/05/2015 - 08/17/2020)

  Max Inst Specific cond at 25C 2017-12-28* 11:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 693

  Max Daily Mean Specific cond at 25C 2017-12-28 683

  Min Inst Specific cond at 25C 2020-01-11* 16:45:00 (UTC -05:00) 341

  Min Daily Mean Specific cond at 25C 2016-08-17 405

TURBIDITY 6 SERIES (12/05/2015 - 08/17/2020)

  Max Inst Turbidity, FNU 2020-05-15 15:45:00 (UTC -05:00) 781

  Max Daily Mean Turbidity, FNU 2020-05-15 270

  Min Inst Turbidity, FNU 2017-09-15* 15:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 0.0

  Min Daily Mean Turbidity, FNU 2017-12-29 0.1

pH 6 SERIES (12/05/2015 - 02/08/2019)

  Max Inst pH 2018-04-29* 14:15:00 (UTC -05:00) 8.3

  Max Daily Median pH 2018-04-30* 8.3

  Min Inst pH 2018-01-28* 18:00:00 (UTC -05:00) 7.0

  Min Daily Median pH 2018-01-29 7.2

DISSOLVED OXYGEN (12/05/2015 - 02/08/2019)

  Max Inst Dissolved oxygen 2019-02-08 10:45:00 (UTC -05:00) 13.7

  Max Daily Mean Dissolved oxygen 2017-12-27 13.5

  Min Inst Dissolved oxygen 2016-08-16* 16:15:00 (UTC -05:00) 5.2

  Min Daily Mean Dissolved oxygen 2016-08-17* 5.3

 

*Multiple occurrences of the same extreme in selected dataset.