Clearwater Watershed


The Clearwater watershed encompasses over 869,288 acres and stretches across Minnesota. Drainage basins like this one funnel all the streams, snowmelt, and rainfall to a common outlet such as the outflow of a reservoir, or mouth of a bay. View all watersheds using the interactive map



Watershed Taxonomy



Watershed Overview

Current conditions and statistics for the Clearwater Watershed
Lost River At Oklee
USGS 05078230
33 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Judicial Ditch 64 Near Mentor
Snow Sensor 05078470
43"
Snowpack

24hr Change

Air Temp

Elevation
Clearwater River At Plummer
USGS 05078000
40 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Clearwater River At Red Lake Falls
USGS 05078500
88 cfs
Streamflow

Gauge Height

Air Temp

Elevation
Location 24hr Change (%) vs Average (%) Volatility (%)
Lost River At Oklee
USGS 05078230
-5.51
Clearwater River At Plummer
USGS 05078000
-4.76
Clearwater River At Red Lake Falls
USGS 05078500
-4.04

Watershed Correlation

Compare constituents of the Clearwater Watershed that move tightly or weakly together.

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the Clearwater Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed