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    USGS 03070500 BIG SANDY CREEK AT ROCKVILLE, WV

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.--Lat 39°37'18.3", long 79°42'16.1", 
           referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Preston County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05020004, 
           on right bank just downstream from highway bridge at Rockville, and at mile 5.0.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--200 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1909 to March 1918, and April 1921 to current year (daily discharge and peaks).
    REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 583: 1912(M), 1922-23. WSP 643: Drainage area. WSP 923: 1939. WSP 1173: 1930-34(M,m). 
          WSP 1335: 1910-18, 1921, 1922-24(M), 1928(M), 1930-43(M). WDR WV-97-1: 1922(P), 1924(P). 
          WDR-US-08: 1912(M), 1916(M), 1917(M), 1933(M), 1941(M), 1949(M), 1955(M), 1956(M), 1963(M), 1966(M), 1967(M), 
          1972(M), 1986(M), 1996(P), 2000(M). WDR-US-2008: 1922. WDR-US-2009: 1981(M).
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Elevation of gage is approximately 1,309.57 ft 
          above NAVD 88 (VERTCON conversion of 1,310 ft above NGVD 29, from topographic map). 
          Prior to Oct. 4, 1924, nonrecording gages at highway bridge at same datum.
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of July 10, 1888, reached a 
            stage of about 20 ft, discharge, about 30,000 ft3/s.
    This gaging station is maintained in cooperation with:
            First Energy Corporation
            U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District
            State of West Virginia
    

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    This station managed by the Charleston Field Office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 3 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-20
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-22  2014-08-20
    00045 Precipitation 2014-04-22  2014-08-20

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 201   08-20-2014  12:15 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 20 based on 102 years of record more
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    (1953)
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    Median 75th
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    Mean Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Aug 20
    Max
    (1980)
    3.6 19 45 88 127 201 1410


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 4.68   08-20-2014  12:15 EDT
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