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    USGS 03227500 Scioto River at Columbus OH


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    Station operated in cooperation with the U.S.Army Corps of Engineers and the City of Columbus, Sewerage and Drainage Division.
     03227500 Scioto River at Columbus, OH
     LOCATION.--Lat 39°54'34", long 83°00'33", Franklin County, OH, Hydrologic 
         Unit 05060001, on right bank 2,740 ft downstream from bridge on Frank Road, 
         2.8 mi upstream from Scioto Big Run, and 5 mi downstream from Olentangy River.
     DRAINAGE AREA.--1,629 mi2.
     PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1920 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods,
         published in WSP 1305.
     REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 743: 1927(M). WSP 803: 1922-24, 1926-30, 1932-33. WSP 1908:Drainage area.
     REMARKS.--Flow regulated by Griggs Reservoir (see station 03221500), O'Shaughnessy 
         Reservoir (see station 03220500), and Delaware Lake upstream from station. Records 
         include sewage return flow from Jackson Pike Wastewater Treatment Plant. Shadeville 
         Treatment Plant flow enters downstream. For statement on diversions from Big Walnut 
         Creek, see REMARKS for station 03229500. Water-quality data formerly collected at this 

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    This station managed by the Columbus Field Office.

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    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-20
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-22  2014-08-20

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 278   08-20-2014  21:30 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 20 based on 93 years of record more
    Median Most Recent
    Value Aug 20
    Mean Max
    58 143 216 278 401 410 3860

    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 5.45   08-20-2014  21:30 EDT
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