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 Ipswich River Watershed Association

Ipswich River: Haverhill Street, North Reading
    Drainage area: 37.85 square miles
    Weather Station: Reading, MA
    Group: Ipswich River Watershed Association
    Description: This site was established in 2012 to provide additional information to understand the impact of nearby municipal well withdrawals.


Discharge Chart(s)
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Discharge chart for Ipswich River, Haverhill Street,  
North Reading
8/28/2017 thru 9/28/2017

River Instream Flow Stewards Chart, www.rifls.org

NOTE: DATA ARE PROVISIONAL AND SUBJECT TO REVISION. Some extreme high flows may not be displayed on the discharge chart if the staff gage is not calibrated for those flows. Currently the rating curve at this site is calibrated to cover stages up to 7.99 feet and discharge up to 771.4 cubic feet per second.
Note: Automatic water level logger data is available for 05/28/2014 through 10/23/2014, 12/22/2014 through 05/11/2017, 08/03/2017 through 09/07/2017. To view this data, please select a time frame shorter than one month or download the raw data.

View Custom: Scatter Chart Line Chart Data
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Include Precipitation? Yes      No
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Period of Record:   06/11/2012 - 09/28/2017


Depth Chart
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Depth chart for Ipswich River, Haverhill Street, North Reading8/28/2017 thru 9/28/2017

River Instream Flow Stewards Chart, www.rifls.org

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Period of Record:   06/11/2012 - 09/28/2017


Flow Measurement Data
Stage/Depth (feet) Discharge (cubic feet per second) Measurement Date
1.61  38.575  06/11/2012 
1.28  25.685  06/20/2012 
1.32  29.035  07/05/2012 
0.68  7.45  07/12/2012 
0.6  6.6  07/17/2012 
0.5  4.72  08/27/2012 
2.41  80.97  04/04/2013 
1.35  29.41  05/02/2013 
3.25  124.49  06/10/2013 
1.24  28.55  07/24/2013 
1.06  19.49  08/14/2013 
0.49  4.81  08/22/2013 
0.28  1.545  08/30/2013 
0.56  1.96  10/08/2013 
0.74  3.46  11/21/2013 
2.74  99.56  03/26/2014 
5.25  386  04/02/2014 
0.51  1.75  08/26/2014 
2.29  32.45  11/24/2014 
0.94  5.96  05/28/2015 
0.14  0.35  09/22/2015 
1.24  7.714  11/19/2015 
2.74  90.1  03/15/2016 
1.26  19.002  05/19/2016 
0.22  0.253  07/28/2016 



Maps & Photographs

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Ipswich River, Haverhill St., North Reading. View looking upstream.: 7/24/2016 11:50:00 AM

Ipswich River, Haverhill St., North Reading. View looking upstream.
7/24/2016 11:50:00 AM

Approaching the very bottom of the gauge, but that doesn't mean the river has run dry.: 9/23/2015 11:00:00 AM

Approaching the very bottom of the gauge, but that doesn't mean the river has run dry.
9/23/2015 11:00:00 AM

Very odd water color at Haverhill Street crossing: 8/31/2013 11:25:00 AM

Very odd water color at Haverhill Street crossing
8/31/2013 11:25:00 AM

Legibility of the guage is deteriorated below 3.30: 6/20/2013 4:50:00 PM

Legibility of the guage is deteriorated below 3.30
6/20/2013 4:50:00 PM

Picture of sediment washed from bank due to erosion.: 9/18/2012 4:30:00 PM

Picture of sediment washed from bank due to erosion.
9/18/2012 4:30:00 PM

Photo of sign located on vacant lot adjacent to Ipswich River at Haverhill St. Plans for project show buildings within 200' river protection zone.: 8/14/2012 4:30:00 PM

Photo of sign located on vacant lot adjacent to Ipswich River at Haverhill St. Plans for project show buildings within 200' river protection zone.
8/14/2012 4:30:00 PM




For comments, suggestions, or new observations please contact: Michelle Craddock, Flow Restoration Specialist at michelle.craddock@state.ma.us