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    USGS 01595500 NORTH BRANCH POTOMAC RIVER AT KITZMILLER, MD

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    LOCATION.-- Lat 39°23'38.0", long 79°10'54.1", Garrett County, Hydrologic Unit 02070002,
       on left bank 0.6 mi downstream from bridge on State Highway 38 in Kitzmiller, 1.5 mi downstream
       from Wolfden Run, and at mile 68.9.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--225 mi2
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1949 to September 1985, October 1985 to September 2003 
       (operated as a crest-stage partial-record station only), October 2003 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.  Datum of gage is 1,571.75 ft above North 
       American Vertical Datum of 1988.  Prior to Oct. 15, 1954, at site 0.3 mi upstream at gage datum 7.58 ft
       Oct. 15, 1954, to Nov. 20, 1955, nonrecording gage at bridge 0.5 mi upstream at gage datum 21.51 ft higher.
    REMARKS.--Flow regulated by Stony River Reservoir, 30.0 mi upstream from station until use of 
       reservoir discontinued June 1987 (see station 01595200). Regulation since 1963 by Virginia Electric and 
       Power Company dam (Mount Storm Lake), 20.0 mi upstream from station. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite 
       data-collection platform at station.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
       and the U.S. Geological Survey.
    
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    This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center, Frostburg office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-22
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-24  2014-08-22

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 97   08-22-2014  06:15 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 22 based on 46 years of record more
    Min
    (1965)
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    percen-
    tile
    Median Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Aug 22
    Mean 75th
    percen-
    tile
    Max
    (1954)
    16 41 71 97 160 165 973


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2.23   08-22-2014  06:15 EST
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