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Water year 2023: 2022-10-01 to 2023-09-30

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2023
06118500 South Fork Musselshell R ab Martinsdale MT
LOCATION - Lat 46°27'11.67", long 110°22'56.24" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Meagher County, MT, Hydrologic Unit 10040201, in SE 1/4 SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.17, T.8 N., R.11 E., on left bank 2 miles downstream from Cottonwood Creek, 3 miles west of Martinsdsale and 6 miles upstream from confluence with the North Fork Musselshell River.
DRAINAGE AREA - 268 mi².
REVISIONS HISTORY - WSP 1309: 1942(M), 1944(M). WSP 1729: Drainage area. WDR MT-75-1: 1948, 1964(M), 1967.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1941 to September 1979, September 2014 to September 2019 (discontinued).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 4,900 ft, referenced to the North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to May 15,1942, non-recording gage at same site and datum.
10-01-2018 to 09-30-2019: records are fair, except estimated records, which are poor.
10-01-2017 to 09-30-2018: records are good, except Apr. 19-28 are fair, and estimated 
records, which are poor.  
10-01-2016 to 09-30-2017: records are fair, except estimated records, which are poor.
10-01-2015 to 09-30-2016: records are good, except estimated records, which are poor.
09-24-2014 to 09-30-2015: records are good, except estimated records, which are poor.

Diversions for irrigation of about 33,150 acres of which 250 acres are below station.