RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BASIN

                                       05056215  EDMORE COULEE TRIBUTARY NEAR WEBSTER, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4815'59", long 9840'50", in NW1/4NW1/4 sec.7, T.155 N., R.62 W., Ramsey County, Hydrologic Unit 09020201, on
   upstream side of bridge on county road, 9 mi east and 1 mi south of Webster.

DRAINAGE AREA.--148 mi2, approximately, of which about 44 mi2 is probably noncontributing.


                                                    WATER-DISCHARGE RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1986 to current year (seasonal records only). Discharge record available for 1986 water year in files
   of the District office.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,400 ft above sea level, from topographic map. Prior to October 1986 nonrecording
   gage at present site and datum.

REMARKS.--Records poor.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 1,390 ft3/s, Apr. 25, 1997, gage height, 74.41 ft; maximum gage height, 75.06
   ft, Aug. 2, 1993.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood in spring of 1959 reached a stage of about 75.00 ft, from conversation with local
   residents.

EXTREMES FOR CURRENT YEAR.--Maximum discharge, about 6.5 ft3/s, Mar. 5, maximum gage height observed, 69.11 ft, Mar. 7; no flow
   for many days.

                          DISCHARGE, CUBIC FEET PER SECOND, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000
                                                       DAILY MEAN VALUES

        DAY       OCT      NOV      DEC      JAN      FEB      MAR      APR      MAY      JUN      JUL      AUG      SEP

          1       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.00     1.2       .37      .00      .00      .00      .00
          2       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.00     1.5       .35      .00      .00      .00      .00
          3       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.10     1.8       .32      .00      .00      .00      .00
          4       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.0      1.9       .31      .00      .00      .00      .00
          5       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e6.5      2.0       .31      .00      .00      .00      .00
        
          6       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e5.2      1.8       .33      .00      .00      .00      .00
          7       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e3.9      1.5       .33      .00      .00      .00      .00
          8       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.9      1.2       .34      .00      .00      .00      .00
          9       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.4      1.2       .34      .00      .00      .00      .00
         10       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.1      1.2       .32      .00      .00      .00      .00

         11       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.3      1.4       .31      .00      .08      .00      .00
         12       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e2.4      1.6       .32      .00      .25      .00      .00
         13       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.5      1.6       .34      .00      .24      .00      .00
         14       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.0      1.7       .34      .00      .24      .00      .00
         15       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.90     1.5       .33      .00      .30      .00      .00

         16       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.84     1.2       .32      .00     2.0       .00      .00
         17       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.82     1.0       .32      .00      .59      .00      .00
         18       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.80     1.3       .25      .00      .41      .00      .00
         19       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.82     1.4       .10      .00      .30      .00      .00
         20       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.87     1.0       .08      .00      .24      .00      .00

         21       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     e.93      .78      .08      .00      .20      .00      .00
         22       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.0       .71      .08      .00      .13      .00      .00
         23       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.2       .71      .07      .00      .01      .00      .00
         24       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.3       .67      .03      .00      .00      .00      .00
         25       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.5       .64      .01      .00      .00      .00      .00

         26       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.4       .58      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
         27       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.3       .43      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
         28       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    e1.2       .42      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
         29       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.0       .38      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
         30       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .96      .38      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
         31       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.1       ---      .00      ---      .00      .00      ---

        TOTAL     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    49.24    34.70     6.30     0.00     4.99     0.00     0.00
        MEAN      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---     1.59     1.16      .20     .000      .16     .000     .000
        MAX       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      6.5      2.0      .37      .00      2.0      .00      .00
        MIN       ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      .00      .38      .00      .00      .00      .00      .00
        AC-FT     ---      ---      ---      ---      ---       98       69       12      .00      9.9      .00      .00

        STATISTICS OF MONTHLY MEAN DATA FOR WATER YEARS 1986 - 2000, BY WATER YEAR (WY)

        MEAN     23.4     2.50     .000     .000     .000     34.7      146     48.7     10.6     28.9     62.4     10.1
        MAX      23.4     2.50     .000     .000     .000      233      493      303     55.5      226      858      134
        (WY)     1994     1994     1994     1994     1994     1995     1997     1997     1996     1993     1993     1993
        MIN      23.4     2.50     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000     .000
        (WY)     1994     1994     1994     1994     1994     1989     1990     1990     1988     1988     1988     1987

        e  Estimated
        
                                                             WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water year 1986 to current year.

                                 WATER-QUALITY DATA, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000

                                DIS-    BARO-     PH       PH       SPE-
                              CHARGE,   METRIC   WATER    WATER    CIFIC    SPE-                       HARD-
                               INST.    PRES-    WHOLE    WHOLE     CON-    CIFIC                      NESS    CALCIUM
                               CUBIC     SURE    FIELD     LAB     DUCT-    CON-    TEMPER-  TEMPER-   TOTAL    DIS-
                                FEET     (MM    (STAND-  (STAND-   ANCE     DUCT-    ATURE    ATURE    (MG/L    SOLVED
             DATE      TIME     PER       OF      ARD      ARD      LAB     ANCE      AIR     WATER     AS      (MG/L
                               SECOND    HG)     UNITS)   UNITS)  (US/CM)  (US/CM)  (DEG C)  (DEG C)   CACO3)   AS CA)
                              (00061)  (00025)  (00400)  (00403)  (90095)  (00095)  (00020)  (00010)  (00900)  (00915)

         OCT
           03...       1225     .84       --       --       --       --     1180     15.0      7.0       --       --
         MAR
           07...       0855    4.0        --       --       --       --     1460      3.5      3.0       --       --
           14...       1235    1.0        --       --       --       --     2060     -4.0       .5       --       --
           28...       0915    1.2       720      8.2      7.9     1660     1720      2.5      1.0      600      130
         APR
           10...       1250    1.2        --       --       --       --     1860       .5      2.0       --       --
         MAY
           10...       0920     .32       --       --       --       --     2740       --       --       --       --
         JUL
           13...       1550     .24       --      8.0       --     2680     2600     28.0     27.5     1000      170


                                                                    ANC                                        SOLIDS,
                      MAGNE-   POTAS-   SODIUM                    UNFLTRD   CHLO-    FLUO-            SOLIDS,  RESIDUE
                       SIUM,    SIUM,     AD-   SODIUM,           TIT 4.5   RIDE,    RIDE,   SULFATE    DIS-   AT 180
                       DIS-     DIS-    SORP-    DIS-               LAB     DIS-      DIS-    DIS-     SOLVED   DEG. C
                      SOLVED   SOLVED    TION   SOLVED             (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   (TONS     DIS-
             DATE     (MG/L    (MG/L    RATIO    (MG/L    SODIUM    AS      (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L     PER     SOLVED
                      AS MG)   AS K)             AS NA)  PERCENT   CACO3)   AS CL)   AS F)   AS SO4)    DAY)    (MG/L)
                     (00925)  (00935)  (00931)  (00930)  (00932)  (90410)  (00940)  (00950)  (00945)  (70302)  (70300)

         OCT
           03...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
         MAR
           07...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
           14...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
           28...       66.0    25.0       3       150      34       227      94.0      .1      620      4.01    1270
         APR
           10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
         MAY
           10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
         JUL
           13...      140      28.0       4       290      38       240     150        .1     1100      1.39    2150


                          SOLIDS,
                          SUM OF                                        MANGA-            MOLYB-   SELE-    STRON-
                          CONSTI-  ARSENIC   IRON,    LEAD,   LITHIUM   NESE,   MERCURY   DENUM,   NIUM,     TIUM,
                          TUENTS,    DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-
                            DIS-    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED
                  DATE     SOLVED   (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L
                           (MG/L)   AS AS)   AS FE)   AS PB)   AS LI)   AS MN)   AS HG)   AS MO)   AS SE)   AS SR)
                          (70301)  (01000)  (01046)  (01049)  (01130)  (01056)  (71890)  (01060)  (01145)  (01080)

              OCT
                03...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                07...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                14...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                28...      1220      2.0      50       <1       70.0      90      <.1       2      <1.0      490
              APR
                10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAY
                10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JUL
                13...      2020      8.0      40        1      130       670       .1      <1      <1.0      760

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