Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!

Page Loading - Please Wait...

* We've detected you're using a mobile device. Find our Next Generation Station Page here.
Click to hideNews Bulletins
Click to hide state-specific text

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.
* IMPORTANT: Next Generation Station Page



Click to hidestation-specific text

LOCATION.--Lat 46°10'17", long 91°19'45", in SW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.26, T.43 N., R.8 W., Bayfield County, Hydrologic Unit 07030002, on left bank 15 ft upstream from Squaw Bend Road, 0.4 mi west of U.S. Highway 63 at Leonards.

DRAINAGE AREA.--126 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1996 to September 2001 and May 2005 to present.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 1,275 ft NAVD88, from topographic map.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.


National Park Service Logo National Park Service -- St. Croix National Scenic Riverway

St. Croix River Association Logo St. Croix River Association

Additional Information:

National Weather Service Logo National Weather Service Flood Forecast Page

The water temperature data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 30 days. Water temperature instrumentation may not be calibrated, and other quality assurance measures may not be performed that would make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive studies.

Boating safety tips

Click on animated image to see the latest full size current video from site. Click on the Static Image to view the Frame Gallery.


Time-lapse video products are considered a proof of concept with no guarantee regarding product up time. Time-lapse videos can be viewed using Chrome, Firefox or Opera browser application on smartphone, tablet, desktop and laptop devices. Additional browser support for Safari and Internet Explorer may be added later.

Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

This station managed by the Northeast Wisconsin Field Office - Rhinelander WI.

Available Parameters Available Period
2007-10-01  2020-07-02
1996-03-14  2020-07-02
2017-10-01  2020-07-02


  -- or --



Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement

Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 19.3 07-02-2020   08:00 CDT
Graph of  Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Temperature, water, degrees Celsius"


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      

Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 142 07-02-2020   08:00 CDT
Graph of  Discharge, cubic feet per second

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Discharge, cubic feet per second"


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      

Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 2 based on 21 water years of record more
Median Mean Most Recent
Value Jul 2
55.3 104 123 136 142 166 288

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.92 07-02-2020   08:00 CDT
Graph of  Gage height, feet

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Gage height, feet"


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert