Penobscot River at West Enfield, ME

Site ID: WENM1

County: Penobscot

Ownership: USGS

HSA: WFO GYX

Gage is located on the left bank of the river, 30 feet downstream from a highway bridge, 1000 feet downstream from the Piscataquis River. Flow is regulated by many reservoirs above the station.

USGS 1:24000 map: Howland

Latitude: 45 d 14 m 12 s N Basin Area: 6,671 sq mi

Longitude: 68 d 38 m 56 s W Flood Stage: 18 ft

Gage Datum: 125.94 ft msl Record Stage: 25.15 ft

and flow: 153,000 cfs

Date: 5/1/23

Dams Upstream: None.

Dams Downstream: None.

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Mean Monthly Flow (x 1000 cfs) and csm (1903 - 1994)

Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep

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flow 8.5 11.9 10.5 8.0 7.5 10.8 29.3 24.0 11.9 7.8 6.5 6.6

csm 1.3 1.8 1.6 1.2 1.1 1.6 4.4 3.6 1.8 1.2 1.0 1.0

Annual 11,940 cfs / 1.79 csm

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Local Information

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