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    LOCATION.--Lat 37°50'14", long 82°24'32", 
          referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Mingo County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05070201, 
          behind fire station, at Kermit, 0.8 mi downstream from Wolf Creek, and at mile 34.9.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--1,280 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1915 to September 1917 (daily discharge and peaks), 
          October 1917 to September 1918 (annual maxima), October 1918 to December 1920 (annual maximum gage-height), 
          January 1929 to September 1934 (daily discharge and peaks), October 1934 to 
          September 1985 (estimated annual maximum discharge), February 1985 to current year (daily discharge and peaks).
    REVISED RECORDS.--WDR WV-78-1: Drainage area.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 574.07 ft above 
          NAVD 88 (574.77 ft above NGVD 29, corrected). Jan. 1, 1929 to July 27, 1932 at datum 0.20 ft lower. 
          Estimated annual discharge water years 1934-85 based on records for station Tug Fork near 
          Kermit (03214000), drainage area 1,188 mi2. 
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of unknown date prior to 1915, 
            was about 46.7 ft; Jan. 29, 1918, was about 38.8 ft; Jan. 30, 
            1957, was about 45 ft; Mar. 13, 1963, was about 46 ft; Apr. 6, 
            1977, was 53.7 ft.
    PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD (WQ).--WATER TEMPERATURE: October 1946 to September 1977, 
          January to June 1978, January 1979 to September 1981.
    This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
            U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District
            State of West Virginia
    Continuous water-quality monitor maintained in cooperation with:
            West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection,
            Division of Water and Waste Management

    Current shift adjusted stage-discharge rating table. These tab delimited tables are updated daily and can change frequently. If you use these ratings, it is important that you update often so that you have the most current version.
    What is a shift adjusted stage-discharge rating?

    This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 4 Available Parameters for this site
    00010 Temperature, water 2011-06-09  2014-09-02
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-02
    00065 Gage height 2014-05-05  2014-09-02
    00095 Specific cond at 25C 2011-06-09  2014-09-02

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 745   09-02-2014  13:00 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 2 based on 37 years of record more
    Median Mean 75th
    Most Recent
    Value Sep 2
    38 179 216 330. 447 745 885

    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.96   09-02-2014  13:00 EDT
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    Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius
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