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USGS 03230700 Scioto River at Circleville OH


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Station operated in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
 03230700 Scioto River at Circleville, OH
 LOCATION.--Lat 39°36'05", long 82°57'19", Pickaway County, OH, Hydrologic 
     Unit 05060002, on right bank 100 ft. upstream from U.S. Highway 22 bridge, 0.9 miles
     downstream from Big Darby Creek, and 1,400 ft. downstream from Hargus Creek 
     (600 W. Main St.).
 DRAINAGE AREA.--3,217 mi2.
 PERIOD OF RECORD.--Continuous discharge gage, October 1973 to September 1979, March 1, 2011 
     to current year, recording crest stage gage, October 2000 to February 2007. Gage height
     records collected in this vicinity since September 1915, are contained in reports of the
     National Weather Service.
 REVISED RECORDS.--WDR-OH-79-1: 74-78 (M).
 REMARKS.--Flow regulated by 5 reservoirs 38 mi to 62 mi upstream from station. 
     Water-quality data formerly collected at this site.
 EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Mar. 26, 1913 reached a stage of 28.2 ft, 
     from information supplied by National Weather Service

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge 2011-03-01  2017-06-23
00065 Gage height 2017-02-23  2017-06-23

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1540 06-23-2017   14:30 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jun 23 based on 12 years of record more
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Median Mean 75th
424 843 1540 2490 4400 6800 18500

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.77 06-23-2017   14:30 EDT
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