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USGS 05356000 CHIPPEWA RIVER AT BISHOPS BRIDGE NEAR WINTER, WI

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LOCATION.--Lat 45°50'55", long 91°04'44", in SW 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.23, T.39 N., R.6 W., Sawyer County, Hydrologic Unit 07050001, on right bank 15 ft upstream from highway bridge on County Trunk Highway G, 3.2 mi downstream from Lake Chippewa Dam, and 3.7 mi northwest of Winter.

DRAINAGE AREA.--790 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--February 1912 to present. March, April, 1912, and December to April 1913, monthly discharge only published in WSP 1308.

REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1438: 1913(M), 1915-18(M), 1919, 1920-23(M), 1924, 1925(M), 1927(M), 1928, 1929-30(M), 1939(M). WDR WI-81-1: Drainage area.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,256.78 ft above sea level (levels by Wilhelm Engineering Co.). See WSP 1708 or 1728 for history of changes prior to July 23, 1930.

REMARKS.--Flow regulated by Moose Lake and Lake Chippewa. Gage-height telemeter at station.

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The precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Rainfall 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.

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00045 Precipitation 2016-10-27  2017-02-24
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2017-02-24
00065 Gage height 2016-10-27  2017-02-24

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1040 02-24-2017   08:30 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Feb 24 based on 105 years of record more
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135 340 608 668 895 1040 1680


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.50 02-24-2017   08:30 CST
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