MISSOURI RIVER MAIN STEM

                                           06340900  MISSOURI RIVER NEAR HENSLER, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4716'45", long 10111'03", in SW1/4 sec.22, T.144 N., R.83 W., McLean County, Hydrologic Unit 10130101, on left
   bank about 7.5 mi west of Washburn and at mile 1,362.

DRAINAGE AREA.--183,000 mi2, approximately.

                                                     GAGE-HEIGHT RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1959 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,640.00 ft above sea level (levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers). Prior to
   Sept. 30, 1964, at datum 40 ft lower.

REMARKS.--Stage regulated by releases from Garrison Dam (station 06338490) 28 mi upstream.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum daily gage height recorded, 27.77 ft, Mar. 20, 1965; minimum daily recorded, 13.62 ft,
   Nov. 29, 1992.

                                 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     16.78    14.26    15.62    16.12      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.52      ---      ---
          2     17.17    14.46    15.54    16.20      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.78    16.54      ---      ---
          3     16.51    14.47    16.21      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.78    16.43      ---      ---
          4     16.43    14.18    16.00      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    17.02    16.57      ---      ---
          5       ---    14.98    15.65    16.00      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.83      ---      ---      ---

          6       ---    15.32    15.85      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.77      ---      ---      ---
          7       ---    15.16    15.86      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.94      ---      ---      ---
          8       ---    15.23    15.79    15.84      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.89      ---      ---      ---
          9       ---    15.38    15.77    15.52      ---    15.43      ---      ---    16.75      ---      ---      ---
         10       ---    15.19    15.55    16.11      ---    15.37      ---      ---    16.71      ---      ---      ---

         11       ---    15.28    15.46      ---      ---    15.18      ---      ---    16.53      ---      ---      ---
         12       ---    15.26    15.42    16.45      ---    15.26      ---      ---    16.51      ---      ---      ---
         13       ---    15.36    15.53    16.73      ---    15.38      ---      ---    16.50      ---      ---      ---
         14     14.49    15.16    15.36    16.24      ---    15.41      ---      ---    16.64      ---      ---      ---
         15     14.41    15.22      ---      ---      ---    15.24      ---      ---    16.64      ---      ---      ---

         16     14.47    15.29      ---      ---      ---    15.20      ---      ---    16.61      ---      ---      ---
         17     14.54    15.35    15.45    16.71      ---    15.27      ---      ---    16.56      ---      ---      ---
         18     14.43    15.38    15.63    16.34      ---    15.33      ---      ---    16.57      ---      ---      ---
         19     14.41    15.28    16.02      ---      ---    15.31      ---      ---    16.55      ---      ---      ---
         20     14.48    15.48      ---      ---      ---    15.21      ---      ---    16.54      ---      ---      ---

         21     14.47    15.56      ---      ---      ---    15.19      ---      ---    16.48      ---      ---      ---
         22     14.40    15.80      ---      ---      ---    15.27      ---      ---    16.56      ---      ---      ---
         23     14.50    15.44    15.75      ---      ---    15.21      ---      ---    16.58      ---      ---      ---
         24     14.55    15.73    15.71      ---      ---    15.21      ---      ---    16.56      ---      ---      ---
         25     14.48    15.79    15.88      ---      ---    15.20      ---      ---    16.51      ---      ---      ---

         26     14.63    15.61    15.84      ---      ---    15.13      ---      ---    16.49      ---      ---      ---
         27     14.47    15.83    15.88      ---      ---    15.19      ---      ---    16.50      ---      ---      ---
         28     14.50    15.78    16.04      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.47      ---      ---      ---
         29     14.42    15.65    16.18      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.55      ---      ---    14.68
         30     14.36    15.86    16.20      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    16.50      ---      ---    14.65
         31     14.42      ---    16.24      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---

        MEAN      ---    15.29      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---
        MAX       ---    15.86      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---
        MIN       ---    14.18      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---

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