Wyoming Water Science Center
06299980 TONGUE RIVER AT MONARCH, WY
Upper Tongue Subbasin
LOCATION.--Lat 44°54'01", long 107°01'13" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, in NW 1/4 NW 1/4 SE 1/4 sec.20, T.57 N., R.84 W., Sheridan County, WY, Hydrologic Unit 10090101, on right bank at county bridge, 0.4 mi downstream from South Dry Creek, and 0.9 mi east of Monarch.
DRAINAGE AREA.--478 sq mi.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 2004 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 3,620 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. U.S. Geological Survey data collection platform with satellite telemetry at station.
REMARKS.--Numerous diversions for irrigation upstream from station.