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USGS 04087170 MILWAUKEE RIVER AT MOUTH AT MILWAUKEE, WI

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION.--Lat 43°01'28", long 87°53'54", in SW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.33, T.7 N., R.22 E., Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040003, at mouth.

DRAINAGE AREA.--872 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 1994 to October 1995, May 2001 to September 2003 and May 2006 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and acoustic velocity meter. Datum of gage is 570.92 ft NAVD88.

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Real-time water quality data funded by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

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

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2011-03-22  2021-09-16
2009-10-01  2021-09-16
2018-09-17  2021-09-16
2011-03-22  2021-09-16
2011-03-22  2021-09-16
2011-03-22  2021-09-16
2019-06-13  2021-09-16
2019-10-01  2021-09-16
2011-03-22  2021-09-16
2021-05-19  2021-09-16







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius, EXO LOWER Sonde - USGS

Most recent instantaneous value: 20.7 09-16-2021   23:00 CDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second, [FINAL]

Most recent instantaneous value: -2790 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 17 based on 19 water years of record more
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Instantaneous
Value Sep 17
Min
(2017)
25th
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tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2020)
-2790 -2.21 150 268 389 405 1550


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 10.09 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius, EXO LOWER Sonde - USGS

Most recent instantaneous value: 517 09-16-2021   23:00 CDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter, EXO LOWER Sonde - USGS

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.1 09-16-2021   23:00 CDT
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pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units, EXO - LOWER PUMP, [EXO LOWER]

Most recent instantaneous value: 7.9 09-16-2021   23:00 CDT
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pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units, EXO - UPPER PUMP, [EXO UPPER]

Most recent instantaneous value: 7.9 09-16-2021   22:55 CDT
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Stream water level elevation above NAVD 1988, in feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 581.01 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU), EXO LOWER Sonde - USGS

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.9 09-16-2021   23:00 CDT
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Mean water velocity for discharge computation, feet per second, [Mean Water Velocity]

Most recent instantaneous value: -0.21 09-16-2021   21:00 CDT
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