Chadobets

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Chadobets

 

a river in Krasnoiarsk Krai, RSFSR; a right tributary of the Angara River. The Chadobets is 647 km long and drains an area of 19,700 sq km. It flows over the Central Siberian Plateau; there are rapids near the mouth. The Chadobets is fed by snow and rain. High water occurs in May and June, and there are freshets in summer. The mean flow rate 133 km from the mouth is approximately 63 cu m per sec. The Chadobets freezes over in October, and the ice breaks up in May.

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