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Water-Year Summary for Site 05536195

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00060 Discharge(Mean)  

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

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
LOCATION - Lat 41°34'39", long 87°31'20" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, in SE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.13, T.36 N., R.10 W., Lake County, IN, Hydrologic Unit 07120003, on Hohman Avenue bridge at north city limits of Munster, 0.4 mi upstream from Indiana-Illinois State line, and 4.6 mi upstream from Thorn Creek. NAVD88 580.34 ft. (2018) 
DRAINAGE AREA - 90 mi². During times of floods on Deep River, flow may enter basin from eastern portion of Little Calumet River Basin; or, during times of floods on Hart Ditch, flow may leave the basin and enter eastern portion of the Little Calumet River Basin.
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 1958 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder.  Datum of gage is 580.34 ft above the North American Vertical Datum of 1988.  Formerly 580.72 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
REMARKS - Flow from eastern portion of Little Calumet River Basin is diverted to Lake Michigan by Burns Ditch. Periods of high flow frequently are in backwater from downstream storage.
PERIOD OF RECORD - September 2018 to current.
INSTRUMENTATION - Temperature sensor.