CANNONBALL RIVER BASIN

                                             06353000  CEDAR CREEK NEAR RALEIGH, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4605'30", long 10120'00", in NE1/4SE1/4 sec.8, T.130 N., R.85 W., Grant County, Hydrologic Unit 10130205, on
   left bank at upstream side of bridge on N.D. Highway 31, 6 mi upstream from mouth, and 19 mi south of Raleigh.

DRAINAGE AREA.--1,750 mi2, approximately.

                                                    WATER-DISCHARGE RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--April to September 1939, March 1962 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,881.23 ft above sea level. Prior to June 6, 1962, nonrecording gage at same site
   and datum, and June 6, 1962, to Sept. 7, 1972, at site 1 mi upstream at datum 9.58 ft higher.

REMARKS.--Records good except for periods of estimated discharge, which are poor.

EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum stage known since 1950, about 18 ft, Apr. 18, 1950; discharge 45,000 ft3/s, on basis
   of slope-area measurement 5 mi upstream.

                          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       9.8      8.9    e13      e10        e10      e32       46      e35       22    12         .00      .03
          2      10        9.1    e13      e10        e10       40       42      e40       18    12         .00      .04
          3       9.9      9.9    e13      e10        e10       43       40      e35       17    15         .00      .05
          4       9.5      9.3    e12      e10        e10       37       40      e30       23    14         .00      .05
          5       9.4      9.3    e12      e10        e10       37       35      e27       21    12         .00      .06

          6       9.4     10      e12      e10        e10       38       35      e25       20     9.8       .00      .74
          7       8.5     10      e12      e10        e10       33       34      e23       17    13         .00      .35
          8       7.9     10      e11      e10        e10      178       32      e40       16    14         .33      .62
          9       7.6     10      e11      e10        e10      292       32      e60       14     8.9       .93      .34
         10       7.7     10      e11      e10        e11      163       31      e80       12    11         .81      .20

         11       7.6     10      e11      e10        e11       97       29      e60       12     4.3       .76      .12
         12       7.4     10      e11      e10        e11       87       27       54       12    31         .75      .10
         13       7.3     10      e11      e10        e11       66       26       55       17    16         .81      .08
         14       7.2     10      e11      e10        e12       62       26       51       32     4.5       .59      .07
         15       7.4     10      e10.5     e9.8      e12       73       25       47       25     1.4       .51      .06

         16       7.2     10      e10.5     e9.8      e12       75       25       44       27     1.6       .33      .05
         17       7.5     11      e10.5     e9.8      e12       74       24       42       29     7.5       .25      .04
         18       9.2     12      e10       e9.8      e13       84       23       39       25     2.9       .22      .02
         19       9.5     12      e10       e9.8      e13      143       21       36       22     2.5       .19      .01
         20       9.6     12      e10       e9.8      e13      143       21       34       21     2.6       .22      .01

         21       8.5     12      e10       e9.8      e13      106       21       33       18     1.9       .20      .01
         22       8.7     12      e10       e9.7      e13       83       19       33       17      .47      .16      .04
         23       9.6     13       e9.0     e9.7      e16       79       19       32       16      .21      .15      .05
         24      10       13       e9.0     e9.6      e18       73      e18       30       17      .22      .14      .06
         25      11       13       e9.0     e9.5      e25       68      e16       28       31      .07      .10      .06

         26      11       13       e9.2     e9.5      e40       64      e18       26       31      .01      .08      .05
         27      11       13       e9.3     e9.5      e45       62      e20       27       23      .00      .06      .05
         28      10       13       e9.5     e9.6      e40       60      e23       25       16      .00      .04      .05
         29      10       13       e9.8     e9.7      e35       56      e25       23       14      .00      .03      .05
         30      11       13      e10       e9.8      ---       52      e30       22       13      .00      .02      .04
         31      11        ---    e10      e10        ---       49      ---       22      ---      .00      .04      ---

        TOTAL   281.4    331.5    330.3    305.2      466     2549      823     1158      598   198.88     7.72     3.50
        MEAN     9.08     11.1     10.7     9.85     16.1     82.2     27.4     37.4     19.9     6.42      .25      .12
        MAX        11       13       13       10       45      292       46       80       32       31      .93      .74
        MIN       7.2      8.9      9.0      9.5       10       32       16       22       12      .00      .00      .01
        AC-FT     558      658      655      605      924     5060     1630     2300     1190      394       15      6.9

        STATISTICS OF MONTHLY MEAN DATA FOR WATER YEARS 1939 - 2000, BY WATER YEAR (WY)

        MEAN     11.4     9.49     7.27     11.2     45.3      383      263      175     99.6     71.4     20.9     8.78
        MAX      66.4     48.8     31.3      217      664     2368     1526     1043      605      545     96.9     76.5
        (WY)     1978     1983     1983     1973     1982     1997     1997     1975     1964     1993     1984     1995
        MIN      .000     .000     .000     .000     .000      .25      .35      .89     2.03      .25     .000     .000
        (WY)     1965     1964     1964     1964     1964     1964     1991     1992     1992     1990     1974     1939

        SUMMARY STATISTICS           FOR 1999 CALENDAR YEAR        FOR 2000 WATER YEAR           WATER YEARS 1939 - 2000

        ANNUAL TOTAL                       40273.4                     7052.50
        ANNUAL MEAN                          110                         19.3                       94.1
        HIGHEST ANNUAL MEAN                                                                        369              1997
        LOWEST ANNUAL MEAN                                                                           1.91           1991
        HIGHEST DAILY MEAN                  3000     Feb 27             292     Mar  9           11900       Mar 24 1997
        LOWEST DAILY MEAN                      4.5   Aug  6                .00  Jul 27                .00    Aug  1 1939
        ANNUAL SEVEN-DAY MINIMUM               5.2   Aug  5                .00  Jul 27                .00    Aug 20 1939
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK FLOW                                         449     Mar  9           14600       Mar 24 1997
        INSTANTANEOUS PEAK STAGE                                          3.64  Mar  9            a 17.05    Mar 24 1997
        ANNUAL RUNOFF (AC-FT)              79880                      13990                      68180
        10 PERCENT EXCEEDS                   200                         42                        157
        50 PERCENT EXCEEDS                    17                         11                         10
        90 PERCENT EXCEEDS                     9.5                         .06                        .00

        a  Backwater from ice
        e  Estimated
        
        
                                                     WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water year 1972 to current year.

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

                                DIS-     PH       PH       SPE-
                              CHARGE,   WATER    WATER    CIFIC    SPE-                       HARD-             MAGNE-
                               INST.    WHOLE    WHOLE     CON-    CIFIC                      NESS    CALCIUM    SIUM,
                               CUBIC    FIELD     LAB     DUCT-    CON-    TEMPER-  TEMPER-   TOTAL    DIS-      DIS-
                                FEET   (STAND-  (STAND-   ANCE     DUCT-    ATURE    ATURE    (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED
             DATE      TIME     PER      ARD      ARD      LAB     ANCE      AIR     WATER     AS      (MG/L    (MG/L
                               SECOND   UNITS)   UNITS)  (US/CM)  (US/CM)  (DEG C)  (DEG C)   CACO3)   AS CA)   AS MG)
                              (00061)  (00400)  (00403)  (90095)  (00095)  (00020)  (00010)  (00900)  (00915)  (00925)

         OCT
           04...       1200     9.2       --       --       --     2280     14.0      7.5       --       --       --
         NOV
           10...       1240    10         --       --       --     2580     13.0      5.5       --       --       --
         JAN
           11...       1300    10         --       --       --     3480     -7.0       .0       --       --       --
         FEB
           22...       1340    14         --       --       --     3540     15.0       .1       --       --       --
         MAR
           16...       1700    71        8.5       --     1780     1800      1.0      4.0      530     81.0      80.0
         APR
           24...       1130    18         --       --       --     3020     11.0     14.2       --       --       --
         JUL
           07...       1310     8.1       --       --       --       --     32.0     25.0       --       --       --
         AUG
           30...       1235      .03     8.4      8.4     3360       --     29.0     24.0      730     79.0     130


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

              OCT
                04...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              NOV
                10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JAN
                11...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              FEB
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                16...      10.0       4       220      47       249     14.0       .4      770    259       1350
              APR
                24...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JUL
                07...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              AUG
                30...      15.0       9       540      61       369     21.0       .5     1400       .21    2570


                          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
                04...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              NOV
                10...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JAN
                11...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              FEB
                22...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              MAR
                16...      1330     <1.0      50       <1       70.0     30       <.1      <1       1.0     1100
              APR
                24...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              JUL
                07...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --       --
              AUG
                30...      2410      1.0      10        1      170       20       <.1       5       2.0     1400

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