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USGS 04186500 Auglaize River near Fort Jennings OH


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Station operated in cooperation with the Ohio Water Development Authority.
 04186500 Auglaize River near Fort Jennings, OH
 LOCATION.--Lat 40°56'55", long 84°15'58", Putnam County, OH, Hydrologic 
     Unit 04100007, (Lat 40.948503, long -84.265973) on left bank 200 ft upstream 
     from bridge on US Hwy 224, 3.5 mi northeast of Fort Jennings, 6 mi upstream 
     from Ottawa River, and 7.3 mi downstream from Jennings Creek. Gage is 680 feet 
     east of junction of State Route 190 and 224.
 DRAINAGE AREA.--332 mi2.
 PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 1938 to current year.
 REVISED RECORDS.--August 1921 to December 1935. October 1940 to current year.
 REMARKS.--Beginning Jan. 4, 1971, water was diverted for low-flow augmentation and 
     water supply of city of Lima, in Ottawa River Basin. Some diversion from Grand 
     Lake to Auglaize River Basin through Miami and Erie Canal into Jennings Creek at 
     a point 9.2 mi upstream from station. Annual figures of runoff are considered to 
     be within 10 percent of natural yield. Water-quality and sediment data formerly 
     collected at this site.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2017-06-25
00065 Gage height 2017-02-25  2017-06-25

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1080 06-25-2017   11:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jun 25 based on 90 years of record more
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6.55 39 73 138 163 1080 1940

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.36 06-25-2017   11:15 EDT
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