LOCATION.--Lat 44°18'08", long 90°07'19", in SE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.15, T.21 N., R.3 E., Wood County, Hydrologic Unit 07070003, on right bank 600 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 80 at Babcock, 2.0 mi upstream from Hemlock Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--215 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1944 to September 1996, September 1997 to present.
REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1308: 1944(M), 1946-47(M), 1949(M). WDR WI-77-1: Drainage area. WDR WI-82-1: 1981 (P).
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 954.69 ft (NAVD88). Prior to Oct. 28, 1948, nonrecording gage at site 600 ft downstream at same datum.
REMARKS.--There is a large recreation dam about 5.0 mi upstream. Gage-height telemeter at station.
OPERATED IN COOPERATION WITH:
Wisconsin Valley Improvement Company
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
National Weather Service Flood Forecast Page
The precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 30 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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