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Beginning June 5, 2017, the USGS Ohio Water Science Center will begin transitioning to a new data management software package. While you may not notice this transition, problems or delays in updates for some sites may occur. We will actively monitor for problems and resolve them as quickly as possible.

USGS 03117000 Tuscarawas River at Massillon OH


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Station operated in cooperation with the Ohio Water Development Authority.
 03117000 Tuscarawas River at Massillon, OH
 LOCATION.--Lat 40°46'13", long 81°31'27", Stark County, OH, Hydrologic 
     Unit 05040001, on left bank at sewage-treatment works, 0.7 mi south of Massillon, 
     and 3 mi downstream from Newman Creek.
 DRAINAGE AREA.--518 mi2.
 PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1937 to current year. Prior to April 1938 monthly discharge 
     only, published in WSP 1305.
 REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1907: Drainage area.
 REMARKS.--Some water diverted through the Portage Lakes into the Ohio Canal at Long 
     Lake, 28 mi and 3 mi south of Akron. Part of the diverted water flows through the 
     Ohio Canal into the Cuyahoga River basin. Flow affected by industrial plants upstream 
     from station and supplemented at times by diversion from Nimisila Reservoir, capacity, 
     6,500 acre-ft, since 1939. Water-quality data formerly collected at this site.

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This station managed by the New Philadelphia Field Office.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2017-05-28
00065 Gage height 2017-01-28  2017-05-28

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 2090 05-28-2017   04:00 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for May 28 based on 79 years of record more
Median 75th
Mean Most Recent
Value May 28
94 190 318 565 644 2090 5260

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.15 05-28-2017   04:00 EDT
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