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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 04087159 KINNICKINNIC RIVER @ S. 11TH STREET @ MILWAUKEE,WI

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°59'51", long 87°55'35", in SW 1/4 NW 1/4 sec.8, T.6 N., R.22 E., Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040003, on left bank 150 ft upstream from footbridge on South 11th Street, 3.2 mi upstream from mouth, at Milwaukee.

DRAINAGE AREA.--18.8 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1982 to present. Low-flow records equivalent to records for Kinnickinnic River at Milwaukee, WI (04087160) September 1976 to January 1983 (discontinued). Discontinued gage was located 0.3 mi downstream from present gage.

REVISED RECORDS.--WDR WI-97-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and steel plate weir. Elevation of gage is 588.56 ft NAVD 88. Levels provided by SEWRPC.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

OPERATED IN COOPERATION WITH:

Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District Logo Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission Logo SEWRPC

Additional Information:

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

Available Parameters Available Period
  
1986-10-01  2020-04-06
2017-10-01  2020-04-06







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 9.91 04-06-2020   13:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Apr 6 based on 37 water years of record more
Min
(2012)
25th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Apr 6
Median 75th
percen-
tile
Mean Max
(1988)
5.39 8.4 9.91 12 25 36 322


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.26 04-06-2020   13:00 CDT
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