MISSOURI RIVER MAIN STEM

                                           06349700  MISSOURI RIVER NEAR SCHMIDT, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4639'22", long 10044'18", in SW1/4NE1/4 sec.26, T.137 N., R.80 W., Morton County, Hydrologic Unit 10130102, on
   right bank 2 mi southeast of abandoned townsite of Schmidt, 13 mi southeast of Mandan and at mile 1,298.

DRAINAGE AREA.--191,700 mi2, approximately.

                                                      GAGE-HEIGHT RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1966 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,600.00 ft above sea level.

REMARKS.--Stage regulated by releases from Garrison Dam (station 06338490) 91.1 mi upstream and by backwater from Lake Oahe.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum daily gage height recorded, 23.56 ft, Dec. 9, 1976; minimum daily recorded, 7.92 ft, May
   30, 1967.

                                 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     17.23    14.46    14.83    15.36    20.72    16.80    14.33    14.50    16.47    15.95    15.84    15.70
          2     17.44    14.95    15.00    15.29    20.80    16.74    14.18    14.53    16.49    15.93    15.81    15.62
          3     17.74    14.88    15.00    15.40    20.90    16.61    14.29    14.55    16.38    16.01    15.85    15.81
          4     17.49    14.87    15.07    16.73    20.78    16.50    14.28    14.47    16.35    15.95    15.81    15.69
          5     17.13    14.87    14.59    19.00    20.60    16.28    14.39    14.45    16.55    16.03    15.82    15.77

          6     16.79    14.64    14.51    19.65    20.32    16.05    14.87    14.38    16.46    16.05    15.81    15.91
          7     16.29    14.73    14.41    20.15    20.17    15.86    14.92    14.49    16.35    15.97    15.69    15.86
          8     16.27    14.61    14.39    20.67    20.10    15.50    15.01    14.51    16.42    15.92    15.76    15.75
          9     16.23    14.66    14.57    20.95    20.07    15.05    15.06    14.49    16.39    15.91    15.71    15.68
         10     15.91    14.58    14.56    20.73    20.05    14.64    15.05    14.43    16.27    15.91    15.70    15.69

         11     16.39    14.63    14.54    20.47    19.48    14.50    15.07    14.50    16.25    16.04    15.67    15.68
         12     15.93    14.84    14.53    20.10    19.22    14.38    15.20    14.56    16.07    16.03    15.71    14.81
         13     16.01    14.61    14.51    20.42    19.46    14.46    15.14    14.53    16.15    15.95    15.74    14.11
         14     16.21    14.64    14.52    21.12    19.28    14.60    15.04    14.61    16.40    15.93    15.66    13.71
         15     15.69    14.58    14.44    20.85    19.35    14.62    15.20    15.21    16.51    15.92    15.70    13.63

         16     15.57    14.48    14.47    20.80    19.54    14.55    15.15    15.88    16.56    15.96    15.72    13.64
         17     16.04    14.53    14.45    20.02    19.57    14.57    15.12    16.33    16.54    15.91    15.79    13.56
         18     15.78    14.72    14.48    19.44    19.69    14.55    15.09    16.42    16.40    15.92    15.77    13.70
         19     15.47    14.50    14.50    20.62    19.78    14.64    15.10    16.51    16.28    15.96    15.71    13.78
         20     15.63    14.53    15.10    20.96    19.78    14.65    15.02    16.50    16.23    15.97    15.79    13.99

         21     15.54    14.54    17.68    20.66    19.70    14.52    15.02    16.44    16.21    16.02    15.82    13.85
         22     15.28    14.49    19.46    20.42    19.84    14.50    15.17    16.34    16.11    15.97    15.82    13.91
         23     15.43    14.50    20.63    20.48    19.80    14.51    14.97    16.36    16.11    15.90    15.74    13.68
         24     15.60    14.45    20.91    20.16    19.81    14.43    14.96    16.50    16.11    15.89    15.70    13.74
         25     15.49    14.46    21.01    20.10    19.95    14.42    14.97    16.48    16.12    15.88    15.76    13.55

         26     15.30    14.38    20.52    20.38    19.52    14.33    15.04    16.34    16.04    15.85    15.69    13.57
         27     15.31    14.40    17.84    20.56    18.33    14.29    15.09    16.46    15.98    15.85    15.67    13.57
         28     15.56    14.44    15.83    20.70    17.29    14.30    15.08    16.55    15.97    15.89    15.74    13.64
         29     15.41    14.51    15.22    20.78    16.99    14.44    14.97    16.43    15.94    15.89    15.75    13.56
         30     15.20    14.65    15.25    20.87      ---    14.37    14.63    16.40    15.95    15.81    15.71    13.55
         31     15.18      ---    15.30    20.84      ---    14.31      ---    16.46      ---    15.86    15.76      ---

        MEAN    16.02    14.60    15.87    19.83    19.69    14.97    14.91    15.50    16.27    15.94    15.75    14.49
        MAX     17.74    14.95    21.01    21.12    20.90    16.80    15.20    16.55    16.56    16.05    15.85    15.91
        MIN     15.18    14.38    14.39    15.29    16.99    14.29    14.18    14.38    15.94    15.81    15.66    13.55

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