Water Conditions

Real-time data typically are recorded at 15-60 minute intervals, stored at the gaging station and then transmitted to USGS offices every few hours.

Recording and transmission times may be more frequent during critical events.

Data from real-time sites are relayed to USGS offices via satellite, telephone, and/or radio and are available for viewing within 30 minutes of retrieval by the USGS office. USGS Wisconsin Water Data