LOCATION.-- Lat 39°23'38.0", long 79°10'54.1", Garrett County, Hydrologic Unit 02070002,
on left bank 0.6 mi downstream from bridge on State Highway 38 in Kitzmiller, 1.5 mi downstream
from Wolfden Run, and at mile 68.9.
DRAINAGE AREA.--225 mi2
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1949 to September 1985, October 1985 to September 2003
(operated as a crest-stage partial-record station only), October 2003 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 1,572.26 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
of 1929. Prior to Oct. 15, 1954, at site 0.3 mi upstream at datum 7.58 ft higher. Oct. 15, 1954,
to Nov. 20, 1955, nonrecording gage at bridge 0.5 mi upstream at datum 21.51 ft higher.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated by Stony River Reservoir, 30.0 mi upstream from station until use of
reservoir discontinued June 1987 (see station 01595200). Regulation since 1963 by Virginia Electric and
Power Company dam (Mount Storm Lake), 20.0 mi upstream from station. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite
data-collection platform at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
and the U.S. Geological Survey.
This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center, Frostburg office.