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    LOCATION.--Lat 37°38'24", long 80°48'19", 
          referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Summers County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05050003, 
          on left bank 100 ft downstream from State Highway 3 bridge at Hilldale, 0.1 mi upstream from Howard Creek, 
          0.9 mi upstream from Powley Creek, 5.0 mi southeast of Hinton, and at mile 5.5. 
    DRAINAGE AREA.--1,619 mi2, includes that of Howard Creek.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1936 to current year (daily discharge and peaks).
    REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1435: 1955. WDR WV-82-1: Drainage area. WDR WV-97-1: 1937(P), 1938(M), 1939(P), 
          1940-42(M), 1953(M), 1955(M), 1960(M), 1962-64(M), 1967(P), 1969-70(M), 1972(P), 1974(M), 1977-78(P), 1984(M). 
          WDR WV-2005-1: 2004(P).
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 1,388.31 ft above 
          NAVD 88 (1,388.84 ft above NGVD 29, corrected, levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers).
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Mar. 18, 1936, reached a 
            stage of 21.85 ft from data furnished by U.S. Army Corps of 
            Engineers, discharge, 60,800 ft3/s.
    This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
            U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District
            State of West Virginia

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    This station managed by the Marion, VA Field Office.

    Available Parameters Period of Record
    All 1 Available Parameters for this site
    00060 Discharge(Mean) 1936-06-12  2014-09-01

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