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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 43°05'55", long 89°31'17", in NE 1/4 SE 1/4 NE 1/4 sec.10, T.7 N., R.8 E., Dane County, WI, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, on West bank of S. Fk. Pheasant Br. Cr. about 200 yds. upstream of Deming way bridge.

DRAINAGE AREA.--6.20 square miles.

PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 2009 to September 2009. October 2011 to current year.

GAGE.--Water stage recorder. Datum of gage is 925 ft. above NAVD of 1988, from topographic map.

REMARKS.--Gage-height telemeter at station.

Operated in cooperation with:
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City of Middleton

and the Capital Area Regional Planning Commission

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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Available Parameters Available Period
2009-06-19  2021-05-07
2017-10-01  2021-05-07


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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.91 05-07-2021   00:00 CDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for May 7 based on 8 water years of record more
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Value May 7
Mean 75th
0.14 0.4 1.4 1.91 2 3.5 5.23

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.35 05-07-2021   00:00 CDT
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