USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
03284230 KENTUCKY RIVER AT LOCK 9 AT VALLEY VIEW, KY
LOCATION - Lat 37°50'36", long 84°26'27" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Madison County, KY, Hydrologic Unit 05100205, at Lock and Dam 9 at Valley View, 1.0 miles below Tate Creek, and at mile 157.9.
DRAINAGE AREA - 4,101 mi².
- WRD KY02-01, peak.
PERIOD OF RECORD - October 1999 to current year.
GAGE - Fixed weir dam with water-stage recorder, full range of staffs, and crest stage gages. Datum of gage is 538.71 feet above NGVD of 1929.
COOPERATION - Kentucky River Authority.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height 36.12 ft. on February 18, 2003; maximum discharge 72600 ft³/s on February 18, 2003. Lowest daily mean 1.9 ft³/s on September 6, 2007.