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03261500 Great Miami River at Sidney, OH LOCATION.--Lat 40°17'13", long 84°09'00", Shelby County, OH, Hydrologic Unit 05080001, on right bank 50 ft upstream from North Street bridge in Sidney, and 0.5 mi downstream from Tawawa Creek DRAINAGE AREA.--541 mi2. PERIOD OF RECORD.--February 1914 to current year. Prior to October 1962, published as Miami River at Sidney. REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1305: 1914(M), 1922(M). WSP 1908: Drainage area. REMARKS.--Pumpage for City of Sidney averaged 5.11 ft3/s in 2012 and is returned as treated waste water 1.2 mi downstream from the station. Some regulation by Indian Lake, 28 mi upstream, capacity, 45,900 acre-ft; water diverted into Miami and Erie Canal at Port Jefferson, 2.8 mi upstream, prior to 1926; amount of diversion not published. Sediment data formerly collected at this site EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.-- Flood of Mar. 25, 1913, reached a stage of 19.6 ft, present datum; discharge, 44,000 ft3/s, computed by Miami Conservancy District
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