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LOCATION.-- Lat 39°18'06.8", long 79°18'24.8", Garrett County, Hydrologic Unit 02070002, on left bank 0.3 mi southeast of Steyer, 0.4 mi downstream from Steyer Run, 2.0 mi northeast of Gorman, and at mile 81.8. DRAINAGE AREA.--73.1 mi2 PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 1956 to current year. GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 2,275.58 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. REMARKS.--Occasional diversions and regulation from unknown source upstream from station. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite data-collection platform at station. Water-quality records for some prior periods have been collected at this location. EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 11,500 ft3/s, Nov. 5, 1985, gage height, 13.14 ft; minimum discharge, 2.7 ft3/s, Aug. 18, 1999. EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Oct. 15, 1954, reached a stage of 13.0 ft, from floodmarks; discharge, 11,300 ft3/s, from rating curve extended above 3,000 ft3/s on basis of slope-area measurement at gage height of 10.30 ft. COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Maryland State Highway Administration and the U. S. Geological Survey.
Value Feb 17