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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 04087234 ROOT RIVER AT 60TH ST NEAR CALEDONIA, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°51'20.0", long 87°59'26.6", S34, T5N, R21E, Milwaukee County, Hydrologic Unit 04040002, on right bank 50 ft downstream from 60th St. bridge.

DRAINAGE AREA.--127 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2016 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 670 ft above NAVD of 1988, from topographic map.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
2017-02-16  2021-05-14
2016-09-21  2020-10-31
2016-09-30  2020-10-30
2016-09-30  2020-10-31
2016-10-01  2021-05-14
2015-09-25  2021-05-14







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 16.0 05-14-2021   16:00 CDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 25.0 05-14-2021   16:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for May 14 based on 4 water years of record more
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value May 14
Min
(2017)
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percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2018)
25.0 74.1 87 149 551 1420 1830


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.60 05-14-2021   16:00 CDT
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