LOCATION.--Lat 38°38'08", long 79°20'17", referenced to
North American Datum of 1927, Pendleton County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 02070001,
on left bank 0.5 mi southwest of Franklin, 2 mi upstream from Friends Run,
2.5 mi downstream from Thorn Creek, and at mile 112.5.
DRAINAGE AREA.--179 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1940 to September 1969, and October 1976 to current year
(daily discharge and peaks).
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 1,692.1 ft
above NAVD 88 (VERTCON conversion of 1,692.5 ft above NGVD 29,
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers bench mark).
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of March 1936 reached a stage of about 13 ft,
discharge, 18,500 ft3/s.
This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
State of West Virginia
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.
This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.
What is a
shift adjusted stage-discharge rating?