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USGS Daily Statistics for the Nation

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USGS 02016000 COWPASTURE RIVER NEAR CLIFTON FORGE, VA


Alleghany County, Virginia
Hydrologic Unit Code 02080201
Latitude  37°47'30", Longitude  79°45'35" NAD27
Drainage area 461  square miles
Gage datum 1,007.02 feet above NAVD88
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Day of
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Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1925-10-01 -> 2022-09-30)

Calculation period restricted by USGS staff due to special conditions at/near site
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1 777 678 1,020 973 768 495 223 182 236 295 265 704
2 715 764 991 912 771 497 204 172 204 299 286 635
3 679 867 893 804 722 544 196 209 179 236 319 549
4 668 998 1,100 791 759 490 205 229 169 201 412 600
5 615 855 1,220 970 767 477 260 214 212 198 595 549
6 622 785 1,180 905 815 439 259 235 340 324 355 432
7 624 885 1,130 843 837 403 248 195 379 241 308 532
8 798 818 1,010 858 891 363 233 196 282 212 318 669
9 733 679 937 942 771 364 235 252 233 280 315 561
10 639 690 892 920 674 407 244 200 205 268 306 540
11 596 740 946 865 622 428 213 215 217 232 277 593
12 662 745 1,030 868 635 387 218 233 177 208 368 556
13 623 782 1,140 1,040 676 546 232 258 253 251 452 547
14 596 932 1,110 1,020 635 504 257 234 191 180 372 512
15 663 890 1,210 1,060 606 363 239 212 153 216 325 541
16 685 755 975 1,260 749 348 211 282 195 283 470 585
17 564 753 1,100 1,220 892 370 195 290 229 303 472 560
18 594 822 1,220 840 726 488 179 275 278 316 420 545
19 811 865 1,070 678 643 453 163 270 314 330 410 482
20 862 850 1,200 795 697 367 167 392 259 337 503 456
21 778 893 1,290 753 662 452 207 235 212 350 379 538
22 766 992 1,200 901 780 431 218 198 290 243 333 598
23 836 1,040 1,030 746 659 424 222 192 353 267 365 623
24 792 1,020 1,170 711 535 358 246 170 232 237 355 606
25 986 970 1,010 770 597 275 188 198 185 223 394 683
26 1,030 1,080 945 810 558 385 174 214 171 271 384 732
27 819 954 930 745 542 391 167 195 203 307 394 763
28 747 843 1,010 830 665 417 176 167 372 354 388 613
29 646 725 1,070 832 617 296 248 167 297 289 579 663
30 624   1,010 758 578 261 297 163 309 271 625 772
31 779   990   641   216 180   260   752