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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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USGS 04087142 MENOMONEE RIVER AT 16TH STREET AT MILWAUKEE, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 43°02'02", long 87°56'03", in SW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.30, T.7 N., R.22 E., Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040003.

DRAINAGE AREA.--146 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2008 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and acoustic velocity meter. Datum of gage is 566.53 NAVD88.

REMARKS.--Gage- height telemeter at station. Stage and flow are affected by seiche affect from Lake Michigan.

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This station managed by the USGS Wisconsin Water Science Center - Middleton WI.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2008-10-06  2020-04-07
2017-10-01  2020-04-07
2019-12-09  2020-04-07







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Discharge, cubic feet per second, [Q-Vel]

Most recent instantaneous value: -386 04-07-2020   12:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Apr 7 based on 10 water years of record more
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Apr 7
Min
(2015)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2010)
-386 50.0 69 205 233 396 530


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 16.00 04-07-2020   12:00 CDT
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Mean water velocity for discharge computation, feet per second, [X]

Most recent instantaneous value: -0.16 04-07-2020   12:00 CDT
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