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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 43°02'44", long 87°59'59", in NE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.27, T.7 N., R.21 E., Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040003, on left bank near upstream side of 70th Street bridge in Wauwatosa, 800 ft downstream from Honey Creek, and at mile 6.2.

DRAINAGE AREA.--123 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1961 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 628.58 ft above NAVD88. Prior to Nov. 1, 1974, nonrecording gage at present site and datum then in use. Prior to June 21, 1997 at 0320, datum was 2.00 ft higher.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Period of Record
2009-10-01  2015-11-23
1991-04-11  1994-09-30
1961-10-01  2021-05-05
2008-11-05  2015-11-23
2008-11-05  2015-11-23
2008-11-21  2009-09-29
2008-11-05  2015-11-23
2004-06-01  2009-09-29
1975-01-01  1984-09-29
1975-01-01  2005-09-29
2004-06-01  2009-09-29
2008-12-01  2009-09-29


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