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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°06'00", long 88°50'58", in NW 1/4, SW 1/4 sec.4, T.7 N., R.14 E., Jefferson County, Hydrologic Unit 07090002, on left bank near upstream side of highway bridge in Milford, 1.4 mi downstream from Rock Creek and 9.8 mi upstream from mouth.

DRAINAGE AREA .--762 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD .--June 1931 to present.

REVISED RECORDS .--WSP 975: 1937-38. WSP 1438: 1932-33(M), 1935(M), 1937, 1938-41(M), 1943-44(M), 1947-48(M). WDR WI-79-1: Drainage area.

GAGE .--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 779.19 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to July 28, 1966, nonrecording gage at present site and datum.

REMARKS .--Some diurnal fluctuation at lower flows, due to manipulation of gates on small dams upstream. Gage-height telemeter at station.


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The precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Rainfall 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
1931-06-01  2021-05-16
1998-09-01  2000-09-29
1979-10-01  1982-09-29
1979-10-01  1982-09-29
1998-09-01  2000-09-29
1998-09-01  2000-09-29
1998-09-01  2000-09-29


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