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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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USGS 05428500 YAHARA RIVER AT EAST MAIN STREET AT MADISON, WI

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LOCATION.-- Lat 43°05'22", long 89°21'39", in sec.7, T.7 N., R.10 E., Dane County, Hydrologic Unit 07090001, at Main Street bridge in Madison.

DRAINAGE AREA.-- 235 square miles, 36.6 is non-contributing.

PERIOD OF RECORD.-- November 2003 to current year.

GAGE.-- Pressure transducer, acoustic velocity meter and phone line with modem. Datum of gage is 845 ft. above NAVD of 1988.

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
2003-11-08  2019-12-09
2017-10-01  2019-12-09
2017-10-01  2019-12-09
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 349 12-09-2019   13:55 CST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 9 based on 15 water years of record more
Min
(2007)
25th
percen-
tile
Mean Median 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2012)
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Dec 9
78.0 123 209 239 281 313 349


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.22 12-09-2019   13:55 CST
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Stream water level elevation above NAVD 1988, in feet, [Stream elevation NAVD88]

Most recent instantaneous value: 846.22 12-09-2019   13:55 CST
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Mean water velocity for discharge computation, feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.21 12-09-2019   13:55 CST
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