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USGS 05430500 ROCK RIVER AT AFTON, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°36'33", long 89°04'14", in NE 1/4 sec.28, T.2 N., R.12 E., Rock County, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, on right bank in Afton, 0.3 mi downstream from highway bridge and 1.1 mi upstream from Bass Creek.

DRAINAGE AREA.--3,340 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1914 to present. Monthly discharge for January 1914 published in WSP 1308.

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1238: 1916(M), 1919(M), 1933, 1937-38. 1943. WDR WI-79-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 742.36 ft NGVD88. Prior to Aug. 23, 1932, a nonrecording gage 20 ft upstream, and Aug. 23, 1932, to Sept. 30, 1933, water-stage recorder, at same site at datum 1 ft higher.

REMARKS.--Diurnal fluctuation caused by powerplants above station. Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Period of Record
  
1955-10-01  1983-05-25
1914-01-01  2019-11-16







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