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  • USGS 03194700 ELK RIVER BELOW WEBSTER SPRINGS, WV

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.--Lat 38°35'50", long 80°29'26", 
          referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Webster County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05050007, 
          on right bank 200 ft upstream from bridge on County Highway 7, 6.5 mi upstream from town of Centralia, 
          8.9 mi southwest of Salisburg Station, 8.9 mi northwest of Webster Springs, and at mile 125.2.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--266 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1929 to September 1959 (estimated annual maximum discharge), 
          October 1959 to September 1960 (daily discharge and annual maxima), October 1960 to September 1983, 
          and October 1985 to current year (daily discharge and peaks).
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is approximately 1,019.52 ft 
          above NAVD 88 (GPS levels).
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood in 1861, probably in 
            September, reached a stage of 26.34 ft and flood of July 26, 
            1896, reached a stage of 25.87 ft, present datum, at site 
            0.2 mi upstream, from levels to floodmarks pointed out by a 
            local resident.
    PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD (WQ).--WATER TEMPERATURE: February 1974 to June 1977, 
          November 1977 to September 1982
          TURBIDITY: January 1974 to March 1975
    This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
            U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District
            State of West Virginia
    

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    This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-29
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-30  2014-08-29

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 29   08-29-2014  00:45 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 29 based on 52 years of record more
    Min
    (1993)
    Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Aug 29
    25th
    percen-
    tile
    Median 75th
    percen-
    tile
    Mean Max
    (2013)
    10 29 44 83 163 190 2160


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.12   08-29-2014  00:45 EDT
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