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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°24'48", long 82°30'02", 
      referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Cabell County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05090101, 
      on right bank at Sybene, 0.1 mile upstream from Fourpole Creek, 3.0 mi downstream from Symmes Creek, 
      and at mile 311.5, measured downstream from Pittsburgh, PA.
DRAINAGE AREA.--55,850 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1934 to September 1968 (daily discharge and annual maxima), 
      October 1968 to September 1986 (daily mean discharges greater than 50,000 ft3/s and annual maxima), 
      October 1986 to September 1993 (daily mean gage height and annual maximum gage height), 
      October 1993 to September 2008 (annual maximum gage height), October 2008 to current year 
      (annual maximum and minimum gage height). Gage-height records collected at same site since 1913 
      are in reports of National Weather Service.
REVISED RECORDS.--WDR-US-2007: 1990-2006, gage height.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 489.16 ft above NAVD 88 
      (VERTCON conversion of 489.76 ft above NGVD 29, levels by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers). 
      Prior to July 8, 1942, at datum 1.74 ft higher. Prior to Sept. 30, 1986, 
      auxiliary water-stage recorder 4.7 mi upstream at datum 490.10 ft above COE 12.
REMARKS.--Discharges less than 50,000 ft3/s not determined. Flow 
        regulated by Ohio River system of locks, dams, and reservoirs 
This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
        U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District
This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

Available Parameters Period of Record
All 1 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge(Mean) 1934-09-01  1986-09-29

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Instantaneous-data availability statement
*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.