Gauge Description:

This reach is runnable at about 200 cfs, though drops will be scrapy. Ideal flows are those above about 450 cfs.

Gauge/flow analysis based on data from 1992-10-01 to 2008-10-02
Drainage area at gauge: 114 sq.mi.
Minimum mean daily flow during stated period: 56 cfs (2003.01.26)
90% of time flow exceeds: 78 cfs
10% of time flow exceeds: 199 cfs
Maximum mean daily flow during stated period: 952 cfs (1996.06.18)
10/90 ratio ('flashy-ness'): 2.55 (under 3 is fairly steady, over 10 is quite 'flashy')
Average days per year over recommended 'low' threshold ( 200 cfs): 36
Average days per year over recommended 'high' threshold ( 600 cfs): 1

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
RED RIVER AT MORGAN ROAD NEAR MORGAN, WI
usgs-04077630 200 - 600 cfs I-III(IV) 01h18m 254 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
200 - 600 cfs barely runnable-high runnable I-III(IV) gauge is important or has warning

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
Red [WI] First Island, Left Channel 525 cfs Thomas O'Keefe
> 10 years Red [WI] Suzie's and Island 450 cfs Rob