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    USGS 03050500 TYGART VALLEY RIVER NEAR ELKINS, WV

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.--Lat 38°55'25", long 79°52'45", 
          referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Randolph County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05020001, 
          on left bank 1.4 mi upstream from the mouth of Leading Creek and 1.5 mi west of Elkins, and at mile 79.5.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--271 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1944 to September 2004 (daily discharge and peaks), 
          October 2004 to September 2008 (annual maximum gage height), October 2009 to current year 
          (annual maximum and minimum gage height). 
          Prior to October 1960, published as Tygart River near Elkins.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 1,894.50 ft 
          above NAVD 88 (1,895.05 ft above NGVD 29). Prior to Nov. 16, 1944, nonrecording gage, 
          and Nov. 16, 1944 to Sept. 30, 1951, water-stage recorder at site 200 ft 
          upstream at same datum.
    REMARKS.--Slight regulation at times by flood-diversion dam upstream from station.
    This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
            U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District
    
            Real-time stage data are available for the previous 31 days.
            Recent data (daily) are available for the previous 18 months.
                    RECENT DATA ARE NOT ARCHIVED BEYOND 18 MONTHS
                    EXCEPT FOR THE ANNUAL MAXIMUM GAGE HEIGHT
    
    This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

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    00065 Gage height 2010-10-01  2014-09-01

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