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USGS 04087220 ROOT RIVER NEAR FRANKLIN, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°52'25", long 87°59'45", in SW 1/4, SE 1/4 sec.22, T.5 N., R.21 E., Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040002, on right bank 400 ft upstream from State Highway 100, 2.1 mi upstream from Root River Canal, 2.4 mi southeast of Franklin, 5.5 mi southeast of Hales Corners, and about 24 mi upstream from mouth.

DRAINAGE AREA.--49.2 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1963 to present.

REVISED RECORD.--WDR WI-81-1: Drainage area. WDR WI-83-1: 1981.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 674.2 ft NAVD 88.

REMARKS.--Flow affected by urbanization in the drainage basin. Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2017-02-19
00065 Gage height 2016-10-22  2017-02-19

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 15 02-19-2017   10:00 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Feb 19 based on 53 years of record more
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(2003)
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1.9 7.3 15 19 57 70 359


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.13 02-19-2017   10:00 CST
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