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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.
LOCATION.--Lat 38°11'23", long 80°56'49", referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Nicholas County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05050005, on right bank 1,000 ft upstream from mouth, and 2.5 mi northwest of Mount Lookout. DRAINAGE AREA.--365 mi2. PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1966 to September 1983, and October 1985 to current year (daily discharge and peaks). REVISED RECORDS.--WDR WV-99-1: 1998 (m). WDR WV-2004-1: 2001 (M). GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is approximately 1,199.42 ft above NAVD 88 (VERTCON conversion of 1,200 ft above NGVD 29, from topographic map). This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District 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.
What is a shift adjusted stage-discharge rating?