Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper Volume 1555

Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper Volume 1555

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ...streams. b Stage-discharge relation affected by Ice. 2160. Ohio River at Ashland, Ky. Location.--Lat 3827I231t, long 82e36'27," on left bank in upper pool at lock and dam 29 at Ashland, Boyd County, 2.8 miles downstream from Big Sandy River and at mile 319.9. Drainage area.--60,750 sq mi. approximately. Records available.--October 1938 to September 1958 (prior to October 1939 and since October 1952, no low-flow records). Gage.--Staff gage read hourly. Datum of gage is 483.12 ft above mean sea level, Ohio River datum. Auxiliary staff gage on left bank at lock and dam 30, 19.5 miles downstream. Extreme s.--Maximum discharge during year, 500,000 cfs May 9; maximum gage height, 59.3 ft May 9, from graph based on gage readings; minimum discharge not determined. 1938-58: Maximum discharge, 589,000 cfs Apr. 16, 1948; maximum gage height, 65.3 ft Apr. 17, 1948; minimum dally discharge determined, 3,760 cfs Oct. 2, 1946. Maximum stage known, 73.6 ft Jan. 27, 1937. Remarks.--Records good except those for periods of indefinite stage-fall-discharge relation, which are poor. Discharge less than 55,000 cfs on days for which no discharge is shown. Cooperation.--Gage-height record furnished by Corps of Engineers. Revisions (water years).--WSP 1033: 1944(M, m). Discharge, in cubic feet per second, water year October 1957 to September 1958 Discharge measurement made on this day. Expressed in thousands e Indefinite stage-fall-discharge relation; discharge estimated on basis of records for other main stem and tributary stations. 2165. Little Sandy Direr near Grayson, fj. loaf 82'5540," on downstream side of center pier of tilg am froB Loner Stlr.son Creek, 1.3 miles dovnstreaB fron r Gage. 19 Location.--Lat _ _ _. __ triage, 0.3 mile upstream HlghKay 60, and 1.7 Biles...
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  • Paperback | 198 pages
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  • English
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  • 9781236603029