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USGS 05408000 KICKAPOO RIVER AT LA FARGE, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 43°34'27", long 90°38'35", SE 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.29, T.13 N., R.2 W., Vernon County, Hydrologic Unit 07070006, on left bank 10 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 82, in La Farge, 0.3 mi upstream from Otter Creek. 

DRAINAGE AREA.--266 square miles. 

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1938 to current year. 

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1388: 1951(M), 1954(M). WSP 1438: 1944-45(M), 1946, 1948, 1950(M). 

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 781.44 ft above NAVD 1988. Prior to Dec. 4, 1939, nonrecording gage on highway bridge at same datum. 

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
1986-10-02  2021-09-24
2017-10-01  2021-09-24







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 189 09-24-2021   15:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 24 based on 82 water years of record more
Min
(1939)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 24
Max
(2010)
66.0 103 130 184 186 189 1720


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.34 09-24-2021   15:00 CDT
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