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USGS 04071000 OCONTO RIVER NEAR GILLETT, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 44°51'54", long 88°18'00", in NW 1/4 sec.34, T.28 N., R.18 E., Oconto County, Hydrologic Unit 04030104, on left bank 300 ft upstream from County Trunk Highway BB bridge, 2.0 mi upstream from Christy Brook, 2.0 mi south of Gillett, and at mile 29.

DRAINAGE AREA.--705 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1906 to March 1909, October 1913 to present. Monthly discharge for some periods published in WSP 1307.

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1207: 1922. WSP 1307: 1907-8(M), 1914-16(M), 1918-21(M), 1923- 33(M), 1937-38(M), 1943(M). WDR WI-79-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 732.85 ft at NAVD 1988 (levels by Wisconsin Department of Transportation). See WSP 1727 for history of changes prior to Aug. 25, 1938.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
2021-05-19  2021-09-16
1972-10-26  2021-09-16
2017-10-01  2021-09-16
2019-10-01  2021-09-16







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 17.9 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 420 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 16 based on 110 water years of record more
Min
(2009)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 16
Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(1928)
146 277 386 420 482 583 2800


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.20 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Stream water level elevation above NAVD 1988, in feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 734.04 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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