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USGS 01108000 TAUNTON RIVER NEAR BRIDGEWATER, MA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION--Lat 41o56'02", long 70o57'25", Plymouth County, Hydrologic Unit 01090004, on right bank at bridge on Titicut Road, 1 mi upstream from Sawmill Brook, 3.5 mi northwest of Middleboro, and 4.0 mi southeast of Bridgewater.
DRAINAGE AREA--261 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD--October 1929 to April 1976, April 1985 to May 1988, October 1996 to current year. Published as "at State Farm" October 1929 to September 1969, and as "at State Farm near Bridgewater" October 1969 to April 1976.
REVISED RECORDS--WSP 781: 1934. WSP 1051: 1933. WSP 1201: 1931. WSP 1301: 1930(M), 1933(M), 1935(M). WDR MA-RI-84-1: drainage area.
GAGE--Data Collection Platform with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 8.79 ft above NAVD 1988. Datum previously reported as 9.61 ft above NGVD 1929. Prior to October 1996, at sites 40 ft apart about 600 ft upstream: October 1929 to Sept. 30, 1931, inverted non-recording gage with zero of gage at 10.02 ft; Oct. 1, 1931, to June 8, 1934, non-recording gage, and June 9, 1934, to April 1976, April 1985 to May 1988, water-stage recorders, at present datum.
REMARKS--Flow affected by diversions to and from basin for municipal supplies. Flow regulated by reservoirs and, prior to about 1975, by powerplants upstream.
COOPERATION BY-- Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Office of Water Resources.

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Available Parameters Available Period
  
2019-09-12  2020-10-05
1996-10-18  2021-10-15
2007-10-01  2021-10-15
2019-09-12  2020-10-05
2019-09-12  2020-10-05
2019-09-12  2020-10-05







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 405 10-15-2021   22:45 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 15 based on 75 water years of record more
Min
(1931)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Oct 15
Max
(2006)
22.0 72 110 222 227 405 1700


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.21 10-15-2021   22:45 EDT
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