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USGS 12046260 ELWHA RIVER AT DIVERSION NEAR PORT ANGELES, WA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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Flood Stage.--The National Weather Service has not established a Flood Stage for this station.

Funding for this site is provided by the cooperators / programs below:

Recent photos from gaging station.
Looking upstream from the water supply diversion structure on the lower Elwha River.
Looking upstream from the water supply diversion structure on the lower Elwha River.
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Station Notes
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This station has two turbidity sensors that use different methods for measuring turbidity. Turbidity values from these sensors are not directly comparable and it is common for the sensors to produce different readings. Due to extreme sediment conditions in the Elwha River, reported DTS-12 values above 1,000 FNU may be subject to reduced accuracy. For turbidity conditions greater than 1,000 FNU, refer to available data from the Analite sensor.


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On January 27, 2017, Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light source, 780-900 nm, detection angle 0-45 degrees to incident light (backscatter), FBU, [ANA] records were revised for Sept. 18, 2013 to Sept. 30, 2014. (Message posted January 30, 2017)

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Turbidity, stage data collection, and gaging station photos have been discontinued starting October 1, 2019 due to a lack of funding. If you have questions, please contact the Western Washington Field Office Chief at gs-w-wa_wwfoc@usgs.gov.

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This station managed by the Washington Water Science Center (Tacoma).

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2011-05-07  2020-03-09
2013-09-18  2020-03-09







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Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.