USGS Water-Year Summary 2018
03112000 WHEELING CREEK AT ELM GROVE, WV
LOCATION - Lat 40°02'40", long 80°39'40" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Ohio County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05030106, on right bank at highway bridge at Elm Grove, 500 ft downstream from Little Wheeling Creek, and at mile 7.8.
DRAINAGE AREA - 281 mi².
- WSP 1305: 1941(M). WDR WV-97-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1940 to September 1997 (daily discharge and peaks), October 1997 to current year (daily discharge and annual maxima). Monthly discharge only for October 1940, published in WSP 1907.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 667.09 ft above NAVD 88 (667.59 ft above NGVD 29).
PERIOD OF RECORD - June 2014 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Electronic data logger with 15-minute record interval. Tipping bucket rain gage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum daily precipitation, 4.97 in., Sept. 29, 2015; minimum precipitation, 0.00 in., on many days.