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USGS 01111500 BRANCH RIVER AT FORESTDALE, RI

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION--Lat 41° 59’47", long 71° 33’47", Providence County, Hydrologic Unit 01090003, on left bank, 20 ft upstream from abandoned bridge site, 400 ft downstream from milldam at Forestdale, 1 mi east of Slatersville, and 1.6 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA--91.2 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--Discharge: September to December 1909 and January 1912 to July 1913 (gage heights only; published as "at Branch Village"), January 1940 to current year.
Water-quality records: Water years 1954, 1968, 1979-2002.
REVISED RECORDS--WSP 2101: drainage area.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Elevation of gage is 180 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to July 28, 1913, non-recording gage at site 1 mi downstream at different datum.
REMARKS--Occasional regulation by pond upstream. Prior to 1957, greater regulation by mills and reservoirs upstream.
COOPERATION BY--Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2018-09-19
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2018-09-19

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 665 09-19-2018   16:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 19 based on 77 years of record more
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6.87 24 34 64 64 660 665


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.71 09-19-2018   16:15 EDT
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