USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
03192000 GAULEY RIVER ABOVE BELVA, WV
LOCATION - Lat 38°14'00", long 81°10'52" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Nicholas County, WV, Hydrologic Unit 05050005, on right bank 0.5 mi upstream from Belva, 0.7 mi upstream from Twentymile Creek, and at mile 6.3.
DRAINAGE AREA - 1,317 mi².
- WSP 873: 1938. WSP 1275: 1929-30. WDR WV-82-1: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1928 to September 1964 (daily discharge and peaks, monthly discharge only for some periods published in WSP 1305), October 1964 to current year (daily discharge and annual maxima).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemeter. Datum of gage is 668.79 ft above NAVD 88 (GPS levels).
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Mar. 13, 1918, reached a stage of about 30 ft, discharge about 112,000 ft³/s, highest since 1909.