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USGS 05397500 EAU CLAIRE RIVER AT KELLY, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 44°55'06", long 89°33'00", on line between secs.9 and 10, T.28 N., R.8 E., Marathon County, Hydrologic Unit 07070002, on right bank 50 ft downstream from County Highway SS bridge, 0.7 mi northeast of Kelly, 1.3 mi upstream from Big Sandy Creek, 4.5 mi upstream from mouth, and 5.0 mi southeast of Wausau.

DRAINAGE AREA.--375 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1914 to November 1926, August 1939 to present.

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1508: 1915, 1916-17(M), 1919-26(M), 1940(M), 1945(M), 1950(M). WDR WI-76-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,177.84 ft (NAVD 1988). Prior to Sept. 17, 1953, nonrecording gage at site 50 ft upstream at datum 1.00 ft higher.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 144 09-26-2021   04:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 26 based on 95 water years of record more
Min
(1989)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 26
Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2010)
38.0 77 122 144 216 225 1760


Gage height, feet

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Stream water level elevation above NAVD 1988, in feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1178.57 09-26-2021   04:00 CDT
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