Pigeon River

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Pigeon River Levels

June 6 2023

5,012 ACRE-FT

Discharge Volume Today
+298.0 cfs (+13.37%) since yesterday
51.16% of normal Low

Total streamflow across the Pigeon River was last observed at 2527 cfs, and is expected to yield approximately 5012 acre-ft of water today; about 51% of normal. River levels are low and may signify a drought. Average streamflow for this time of year is 4940 cfs, with recent peaks last observed at 77,620 cfs on 2021-08-18.

Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the Pigeon River At Middle Falls Nr Grand Portage Mn reporting a streamflow rate of 1,150 cfs. This is also the deepest point on the Pigeon River, with a gage stage of 5.59 ft. This river is monitored from 8 different streamgauging stations along the Pigeon River, the highest being perched at an elevation of 2,584 ft, the Pigeon River Near Canton.

Last Updated 2023-06-06
Streamflow 2,527.0 cfs
Percent Normal 51.16%
Maximum 77,620.0 cfs

Area Surface Flows

Streamgauge Streamflow River Stage 24hr Change (%) % Normal Minimum (cfs) Maximum (cfs) Air Temp Elevation
Pigeon River Near Canton
USGS 03456991
156 cfs 1.75 ft -4.88
Pigeon River Near Hepco
USGS 03459500
397 cfs 1.96 ft 9.37
Pigeon R Bl Power Plant Nr Waterville
USGS 03460795
204 cfs 4.18 ft -2.39
Pigeon River At Newport
USGS 03461500
620 cfs 3 ft 75.64
Pigeon R At Sturgeon Valley Rd Near Vanderbilt
USGS 04128990
58 cfs 2.13 ft -3.49
Pigeon River Near Scott
USGS 04099750
141 cfs 2.97 ft -6
Pigeon River At Middle Falls Nr Grand Portage Mn
USGS 04010500
1150 cfs 5.59 ft 0.88
Pigeon R Near Caseville
USGS 04159010
64 cfs 4.61 ft

Pigeon River Peak Annual Discharge

Pigeon River maximum total discharge

Pigeon River Seasonal Comparison

Year over year discharge

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