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USGS 04206000 Cuyahoga River at Old Portage OH


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Station operated in cooperation with the City of Akron.
 04206000 Cuyahoga River at Old Portage, OH
 LOCATION.--Lat 41°08'08", long 81°32'50", Summit County, OH, Hydrologic 
     Unit 04110002, on right bank 230 ft upstream from North Portage Path bridge at 
     Old Portage, 1.2 mi downstream from Little Cuyahoga River, and 4 mi northwest 
     of Akron City Hall, Akron.
 DRAINAGE AREA.--404 mi2.
 PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1921 to December 1935, March 1939 to current year.
 REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1307: 1924(M). WSP 1912: Drainage area. WDR OH-79-2: 1974(M), 1976(M).
 REMARKS.--Natural flow of stream affected by diversions, storage reservoirs, and 
     powerplants. An average of 53.2 ft3/s was diverted upstream from gage for municipal 
     supply of city of Akron. Sewage from city enters river 2.9 mi downstream from station. 
     Some diversions from the Tuscarawas River Basin drainage into this basin at Portage 
     Lakes (see REMARKS on site data sheet for station 0311700). Sediment data formerly 
     collected at this site.

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This station managed by the New Philadelphia Field Office.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00065 Gage height 2014-03-15  2014-07-13
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-13

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Most recent instantaneous value: 3.94   07-13-2014  18:00 EDT
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Most recent instantaneous value: 540   07-13-2014  18:00 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 13 based on 89 years of record more
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41 94 143 257 262 540 1870

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