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During the winter, river stage may be significantly affected by backwater from ice, resulting in incorrect discharge data. Consequently, discharge data may not be displayed during periods of ice effect.



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LOCATION.--Lat 44°51'38", long 87°59'02", in NW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.32, T. 28 N., R.21 E., Oconto County, Hydrologic Unit 04030104, on right bank 30 ft upstream from County Highway J bridge, 0.7 mi downstream from mouth of Little River, and 4.6 mi west of Oconto.

DRAINAGE AREA.--966 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1988 to September 1990, October 1997 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 583.10 ft NAVD 88.

REMARKS.--Flow regulated by Machickanee Flowage (capacity, 556 acre-ft) 3.9 mi upstream. Gage- height telemeter at station.


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The water temperature data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 30 days. Water temperature instrumentation may not be calibrated, and other quality assurance measures may not be performed that would make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive studies.

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Available Parameters Period of Record
2012-02-23  2021-05-17
1988-10-01  2021-05-17


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