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    [!] During cold weather, ice effects on stage and discharge determinations at some stream-gaging stations are likely. Data values reported on these pages may be significantly higher or lower than actual values. Adjustment of data for ice effects can only be done after detailed analysis. Users are encouraged to contact this office for more information on specific sites.



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LOCATION.--Lat 38°55'19", long 81°05'52", 
      referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Calhoun County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05030203, 
      on the left bank, 1,000 ft downstream from highway bridge on State Route 16 at Grantsville, 
      1,200 ft downstream from Philip Run, 5.1 mi downstream from Steer Creek, 1.1 mi upstream from Leafbank Run, 
      and at mile 79.9.
DRAINAGE AREA.--913 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1928 to September 1974 (daily discharge and peaks, 
      monthly discharge only October to December 1928 published in WSP 1305), October 1974 to September 1978 
      (daily discharge and annual maxima), October 1978 to September 2002 (annual maxima), 
      October 2002 to September 2008 (annual maximum gage height), October 2008 to current year 
      (annual maximum and minimum gage height).
REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1275: 1929(M), 1932-36.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 652.25 ft above 
      NAVD 88 (VERTCON conversion of 652.81 ft above NGVD 29).
REMARKS.--Some regulation since 1968 from five floodwater-detention 
        reservoirs affecting 49.5 mi2, and since 1979 by Burnsville 
        Reservoir at mile 124.2.

This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
        U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District
        State of West Virginia
This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

Available Parameters Period of Record
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge(Mean) 1928-10-01  1978-09-30
00065 Gage height(Mean) 1989-10-01  2016-02-11

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