HCDN: Streamflow Data Set, 1874 - 1988
By J.R. Slack, Alan M. Lumb, and Jurate Maciunas Landwehr
USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report 93-4076


Description, qualifying comments, and acceptable water years.

Drainage area is 1130 sq.mi.                            Datum is 811.26 ft.
Located in hydrologic unit 07040004 at Latitude: 44:17:12N  Longitude: 092:25:56W
Station is in the state of MN (county code 157) and serviced by the MN office.
Channel slope is 7.70 feet/mile
Stream length is 54.00 miles
Mean basin elevation is 1000.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
Percent of contributing drainage area covered by 
   Storage: 0.10%     Lakes: N.A.%        Forests: 2.50%      Glaciers: N.A.%
Soil infiltration index is 3.16 inches
Annual precipitation is 30.00 inches
Precipitation intensity is 2.90 inches/24 hour (expected on the average once each two years)
January minimum temperature is 4.00 degrees Fahrenheit
Comments and qualifications on the data:
   Winter records may be ice affected. Daily average discharge values are affected by small hydro plant just upstream;
   however, monthly averages should be unaffected.

Monthly and longer averages for 58 water years are acceptable (all years except partial years).
A water year with acceptable data is indicated by an asterisk in the time line, which spans 1874 through 1988.

                                                   Water year
1     1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1         1       1
8     8         8         9         9         9         9         9         9         9         9         9       9
7     8         9         0         1         2         3         4         5         6         7         8       8

The streamflow data Daily values, monthly mean values, and yearly mean values of streamflow data are available in tablular form. Select the desired option from the list below.

The data tables do not have column heading for ease of reading into statistical programs. For a detailed description of the format of the data tables, select the corresponding file from the list below.

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