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USGS 01636500 SHENANDOAH RIVER AT MILLVILLE, WV

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LOCATION.--Lat 39°16'55", long 77°47'22", 
      referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Jefferson County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 02070007, 
      on left bank 0.4 mi downstream from Cattail Run, 1.0 mi upstream from Millville, 
      5.0 mi upstream from Harpers Ferry, and at mile 4.7.
DRAINAGE AREA.--3,041 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 1895 to March 1909 (monthly discharge published in WSP 1302 and annual maxima), 
      August 1928 to current year (daily discharge and peaks).
REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 951: 1936(M). WSP 1432: 1895-99, 1901-02, 1905, 1907-08, 1932(M), 1935(M). 
      WDR WV-97-1: Drainage area. WDR-US-2006: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 292.44 ft above NAVD 88 
      (GPS levels). Apr. 15, 1895 to Mar. 31, 1909, nonrecording gage at site 0.8 mi downstream 
       at datum 0.32 ft higher.
REMARKS.--Some regulation by upstream hydroelectric plants, including 
        that of Potomac Light and Power Company, 0.5 mi upstream from 
        station.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of 1870 reached a stage of about 26.4 ft 
      (about the same as the flood of Mar. 18, 1936, at current site and datum), 
      discharge, about 151,000 ft3/s. Flood of May 13, 1924, reached a stage of 21.10 ft 
      (at site and datum in use Apr. 15, 1895 to Mar. 31, 1903), discharge, 119,000 ft3/s.
This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
        First Energy Corporation

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00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-28
00065 Gage height 2014-03-30  2014-07-28

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Most recent instantaneous value: 1,160   07-28-2014  05:30 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 28 based on 99 years of record more
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(1966)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Jul 28
Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(1958)
295 740. 1040 1160 1280 1720 4470


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Most recent instantaneous value: 2.20   07-28-2014  05:30 EDT
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