MISSOURI RIVER MAIN STEM

                                           06340700  MISSOURI RIVER NEAR STANTON, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4717'14", long 10120'25", in SW1/4 sec.16, T.144 N., R.84 W., Mercer County, Hydrologic Unit 10130101, on right
   bank 3 mi southeast of Stanton, 0.1 mi below Ft. Clark irrigation pumping station, 0.4 mi above the United Power Association
   power plant and at mile 1,372.

DRAINAGE AREA.--182,000 mi2, approximately.

                                                      GAGE-HEIGHT RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1959 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,650.00 ft above sea level (levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers). Prior to
   Sept. 30, 1964, at datum 50.00 ft lower.

REMARKS.--Stage regulated completely by releases from Garrison Dam (station 06338490) 18 mi upstream.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum daily gage height recorded, 24.56 ft, Feb. 22, 1965; minimum recorded, 8.33 ft, Nov. 4,
   1998.

                                 GAGE HEIGHT, FEET, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000
                                                       DAILY MEAN VALUES

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

          1     12.23    10.77    11.25    11.47    12.15    12.24    10.33    10.66    12.25    11.96    11.85    11.75
          2     12.58    10.43    11.17    11.51    12.00    12.11    10.48    10.66    12.18    11.97    11.88    11.81
          3     11.81    10.64    11.24    11.15    11.92    12.01    10.40    10.57    12.20    11.85    11.81    11.61
          4     11.67    10.61    10.54    10.47    12.01    11.73    10.89    10.64    12.44    12.02    11.80    12.01
          5     10.87    10.19    10.72    11.27    11.89    11.63    10.94    10.56    12.25    11.96    11.77    11.99

          6     10.93    10.51    10.64    11.17    11.93    11.52    10.97    10.65    12.18    11.91    11.72    11.85
          7     10.74    10.42    10.66    11.04    11.94    11.08    11.05    10.66    12.35    11.84    11.82    11.77
          8     10.70    10.53    10.94    11.13    11.94    10.79    11.04    10.56    12.31    11.95    11.75    11.79
          9     10.47    10.40    10.72    10.66    12.10    10.60    11.04    10.49    12.15    11.82    11.78    11.77
         10     10.77    10.61    10.80    11.42    11.67    10.56    11.07    10.63    12.06    11.91    11.72    11.58

         11     10.62    10.66    10.76    11.08    10.99    10.37    11.22    10.64    11.92    11.79    11.83    10.64
         12     10.65    10.40    10.74    11.43    11.98    10.48    10.98    10.51    11.90    11.85    11.76    10.10
         13     10.96    10.60    10.81    11.34    11.79    10.57    11.06    10.91    11.90    11.77    11.72     9.99
         14     10.46    10.43    10.69    11.26    11.89    10.63    11.26    11.50    11.98    11.78    11.80     9.95
         15     10.60    10.33    10.73    11.08    12.00    10.43    11.07    12.08    12.04    11.96    11.80    10.00

         16     11.37    10.56    10.75    10.85    11.84    10.42    11.13      ---    12.01    11.79    11.81     9.96
         17     10.55    10.77    10.75    11.65    11.96    10.50    11.12      ---    11.96    11.85    11.84    10.19
         18     10.62    10.56    11.06    11.24    11.90    10.52    10.84      ---    11.98    11.86    11.71    10.21
         19     10.75    10.48    11.33    11.24    11.79    10.57    11.26      ---    11.99    11.85    11.87    10.21
         20     10.73    10.57    10.80    11.12    11.98    10.40    11.22    12.21    11.94    11.88    11.79    10.11

         21     10.50    10.51    11.29    11.09    12.13    10.35    11.24    12.12    11.87    11.85    11.80    10.07
         22     10.70    10.59    11.36    11.37    11.89    10.51    10.93    12.27    11.98    11.84    11.75    10.02
         23     10.88    10.41    10.99    11.78    11.90    10.45    11.06    12.37    12.00    11.87    11.77    10.05
         24     10.81    10.61    11.13    12.09    11.86    10.40    11.06    12.25    11.96    11.85    11.86     9.87
         25     10.63    10.31    11.22    12.20    12.00    10.43    11.05    12.14    11.91    11.82    11.72     9.94

         26     10.85    10.53    11.17    12.37    12.05    10.32    11.09    12.31    11.90    11.88    11.75     9.97
         27     10.89    10.63    11.19    12.24    12.09    10.40    11.06    12.37    11.94    11.92    11.79    10.16
         28     10.76    10.59    11.35    12.17    12.07    10.51    10.84    12.18    11.89    11.92    11.79     9.91
         29     10.70    10.90    11.45    12.02    11.99    10.45    10.56    12.22    11.99    11.79    11.83    10.05
         30     10.82    11.01    11.55    11.85      ---    10.41    10.59    12.32    11.88    11.95    11.77    10.01
         31      9.98      ---    11.49    11.97      ---    10.41      ---    12.26      ---    11.88    11.72      ---

        MEAN    10.89    10.55    11.01    11.44    11.92    10.77    10.96      ---    12.04    11.88    11.79    10.64
        MAX     12.58    11.01    11.55    12.37    12.15    12.24    11.26      ---    12.44    12.02    11.88    12.01
        MIN      9.98    10.19    10.54    10.47    10.99    10.32    10.33      ---    11.87    11.77    11.71     9.87

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