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USGS 01104200 CHARLES RIVER AT WELLESLEY, MA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION--Lat 42o18'59", long 71o13'42", Norfolk County, Hydrologic Unit 01090001, on left bank at east limits of Wellesley, 30 ft upstream from a horseshoe-shaped dam and 50 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 9.
DRAINAGE AREA--211 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1959 to current year.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 67.12 ft above NAVD 1988. Datum previously reported as 67.92 ft above NGVD 1929.
REMARKS--Records good. Flow affected by diversion to Mother Brook (station 01104000), and by diversions to and from basin for municipal supplies. Occasional regulation at dam 0.2 mi upstream and by other ponds upstream.
COOPERATION BY--Massachusett Department of Conservation and Recreation, Division of Planning and Engineering.


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This station managed by the Northborough MA Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
1988-10-01  2021-10-21
2007-10-01  2021-10-21







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 183 10-21-2021   16:35 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 21 based on 62 water years of record more
Min
(1998)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Oct 21
Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(1997)
13.0 51 103 183 195 226 1380


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.26 10-21-2021   16:35 EDT
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