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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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LOCATION.--Lat 45°42'12.4", long 90°36'57.0", Price County, Hydrologic Unit 07050002, NW 1/4, SW 1/4, S. 10, T.37N, R.2W on left bank, 0.4 mi downstream from Big Elk River about 12 mi. west of Phillips on County Highway W.

DRAINAGE AREA.--609 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1923 to September 1940 operated seasonally. October 1941 to September 1975, October 2017 to present.


GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1360 ft NAVD88 from topo map.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.


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2017-10-31  2019-12-06
2017-10-31  2019-12-06


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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 781 12-06-2019   06:00 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 6 based on 1 water years of record more
Mean Min
Median Max
Most Recent
Value Dec 6
477 477 477 477 781

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.38 12-06-2019   06:00 CST
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