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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°51'39", long 91°12'37", in NE 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.16, T.16 N., R.7 W., La Crosse County, Hydrologic Unit 07040006, on left bank just downstream from Great River State Trail, 3.9 mi northeast of post office in La Crosse.

DRAINAGE AREA.--471 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1999 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 642.2 ft NAVD88, from GPS.

REMARKS.--Flow affected by upstream powerplant at Neshonoc Lake.

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1999-10-01  2021-05-06


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