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Cheat River at Parsons Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 4.96 ft at 6:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 6:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 7:00AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 7:15AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 7:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 7:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 8:00AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 8:15AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 8:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 8:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 9:00AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 9:15AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 9:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 9:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 10:00AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 10:15AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 10:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:00AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:15AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:30AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 11:45AM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 12:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 12:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 1:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 1:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 1:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 2:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 2:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 4:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 4:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 5:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 5:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 6:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 6:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 6:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 7:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 8:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 8:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 9:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 9:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 10:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 10:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:00PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:15PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:30PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:45PM Apr 25, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 12:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 12:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 1:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 2:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 2:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 2:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 3:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 3:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 3:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 3:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 4:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 4:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 4:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 4:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 5:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 5:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 5:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 5:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 6:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 6:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 6:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 6:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 7:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 7:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 7:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 7:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 8:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 8:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 8:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 9:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 9:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 9:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 9:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 10:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 10:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 10:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 10:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 11:00AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 11:15AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:30AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 11:45AM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 12:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 12:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 2:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 2:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 2:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 2:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 3:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 3:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 4:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 4:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.12 ft at 4:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 4:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 5:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 5:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 5:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 5:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 6:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 6:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 7:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 7:15PM Apr 26, 2015Highest Observation: 5.22 ft at 7:30PM Apr 26, 2015Highest Observation: 5.22 ft at 7:45PM Apr 26, 2015Highest Observation: 5.22 ft at 8:00PM Apr 26, 2015Highest Observation: 5.22 ft at 8:15PM Apr 26, 2015Highest Observation: 5.22 ft at 8:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 8:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.21 ft at 9:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.2 ft at 9:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.19 ft at 9:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.18 ft at 10:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.17 ft at 10:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.16 ft at 10:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:00PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.15 ft at 11:15PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.14 ft at 11:30PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 11:45PM Apr 26, 2015Observed: 5.13 ft at 12:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.12 ft at 12:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.11 ft at 12:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 12:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.1 ft at 1:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.09 ft at 1:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.08 ft at 1:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.07 ft at 2:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 2:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.06 ft at 2:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.05 ft at 2:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.04 ft at 3:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.03 ft at 3:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 3:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.02 ft at 4:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5.01 ft at 4:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 4:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 5 ft at 4:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.99 ft at 5:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 5:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.98 ft at 5:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 5:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.97 ft at 6:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 6:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.96 ft at 6:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.95 ft at 6:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 7:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.94 ft at 7:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.93 ft at 7:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 7:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 8:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.92 ft at 8:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.91 ft at 8:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 8:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.9 ft at 9:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.89 ft at 9:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 9:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.88 ft at 10:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.87 ft at 10:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 10:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.86 ft at 11:00AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.85 ft at 11:15AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:30AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 11:45AM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.84 ft at 12:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.83 ft at 12:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 12:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.82 ft at 1:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.81 ft at 1:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 1:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 1:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.8 ft at 2:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.79 ft at 2:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 2:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.78 ft at 3:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.77 ft at 3:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 3:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.76 ft at 4:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 4:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.75 ft at 4:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 4:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.74 ft at 5:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.73 ft at 5:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 5:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.72 ft at 6:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.71 ft at 6:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 6:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.7 ft at 7:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.69 ft at 7:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 7:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 8:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.68 ft at 8:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.67 ft at 8:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 9:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 9:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.66 ft at 9:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 9:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 10:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.65 ft at 10:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 10:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 10:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:00PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.64 ft at 11:15PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 11:30PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 11:45PM Apr 27, 2015Observed: 4.63 ft at 12:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.62 ft at 12:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 12:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.61 ft at 1:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 1:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.6 ft at 2:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.59 ft at 2:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 2:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.58 ft at 3:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 3:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.57 ft at 3:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.56 ft at 4:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:00AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:15AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.55 ft at 5:30AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 5:45AM Apr 28, 2015Observed: 4.54 ft at 6:00AM Apr 28, 2015Highest Forecast: 4.6 ft 8:00AM Apr 28, 2015Forecast: 4.5 ft 2:00PM Apr 28, 2015Forecast: 4.4 ft 8:00PM Apr 28, 2015Forecast: 4.3 ft 2:00AM Apr 29, 2015Forecast: 4.2 ft 8:00AM Apr 29, 2015Forecast: 4.2 ft 2:00PM Apr 29, 2015Forecast: 4.1 ft 8:00PM Apr 29, 2015Forecast: 4 ft 2:00AM Apr 30, 2015Forecast: 4 ft 8:00AM Apr 30, 2015Forecast: 3.9 ft 2:00PM Apr 30, 2015Forecast: 3.9 ft 8:00PM Apr 30, 2015Forecast: 3.8 ft 2:00AM May 01, 2015Forecast: 3.8 ft 8:00AM May 01, 2015Forecast: 3.7 ft 2:00PM May 01, 2015Forecast: 3.7 ft 8:00PM May 01, 2015Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00AM May 02, 2015Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00AM May 02, 2015Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM May 02, 2015Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM May 02, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPSNW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:18AM Apr 28, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 9:41PM Apr 27)Latest observed value: 4.54 ft at 6:00 AM EDT 28-Apr-2015. Flood Stage is 16 ft
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NOTE: The above river forecast includes future rainfall/snowmelt. Forecast stages may be different if the actual rainfall/snowmelt is different than the forecast rainfall/snowmelt.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Cheat River at Parsons are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 20
Moderate Flood Stage: 18
Flood Stage: 16
Action Stage: 12.9
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 24.30 ft on 11/05/1985
(2) 20.50 ft on 07/10/1888
(3) 19.80 ft on 01/19/1996
(4) 19.08 ft on 10/16/1954
(5) 18.97 ft on 02/09/1994
(6) 18.90 ft on 03/12/1917
(7) 17.50 ft on 03/29/1924
(8) 17.20 ft on 02/04/1932
(9) 17.00 ft on 03/13/1918
(10) 16.70 ft on 02/19/2000
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 11.79 ft on 03/05/2015
(2) 12.77 ft on 03/05/2015
(3) 12.54 ft on 05/16/2014
(4) 11.35 ft on 05/18/2011
(5) 13.80 ft on 01/26/2010
(6) 11.16 ft on 06/04/2008
(7) 13.10 ft on 04/22/2002
(8) 14.70 ft on 03/20/2002
(9) 16.70 ft on 02/19/2000
(10) 19.80 ft on 01/19/1996
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.18 ft on 08/12/1930
(2) 1.55 ft on 09/27/2008
(3) 1.60 ft on 01/11/1988

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24.3 Water levels reach the historic Election Day Flood of November 5, 1985.
22.5 Most of Parsons east of Chestnut Street and US Route 219 is flooded. Water reaches the road deck on the US Route 219 and State Highway 72 bridge on the Black Fork. Water treatment plant begins to flood.
21 Several feet of water covers many areas in Parsons. Water begins to affect Main Street as well as Mill and Virginia Streets. Water reaches road deck of the US Route 219 and State Highway 72 bridge on the Shavers Fork. Water reaches the lowest bridge girders on the US Route 219 and State Highway 72 bridge on the Black Fork. Approaches to both bridges flooded.
20 Roughly half of Parsons is flooded. Nearly 4 feet of water affects portions of Water Street, Walnut Street, 4th Street, River Avenue and Buchanan Street. Water gets close to the road deck of the US Route 219 and State Highway 72 bridge on the Shavers Fork. Parsons Nursery flooded.
19.8 Water levels reach the flood levels of the flood of January 19, 1996.
19 Nearly 3 feet of water covers sections of the lower end of 4th street. Widespread flooding occurs in the low sections of Parsons east of Walnut Street and east of Main Street/US Route 219 in the southern part of Parsons. Flooding also occurs along Pennsylvania Avenue. Water reaches the lowest bridge girders on the US Route 219 and State Highway 72 bridge on the Shavers Fork and the approach to bridge flooded. Parsons Nursery begins to flood.
18.97 Water levels reach the flood levels of the flood of February 9, 1994.
18 Water begins to flood low lying sections of Parsons along Walnut, 2nd, 3rd and Water Streets and in the south end of Parsons, Poplar and Missouri Streets. Flooding also occurs along areas near River Avenue, Currance Street and around the Parsons Nursery.
17 Flooding affects portions of Water Street, Walnut Street, 4th Street, River Avenue and Buchanan Street.
16.7 Water levels reach the flood levels of the flood of February 19, 2000.
16 Water floods areas of 4th Street, Water Street and Central Avenue.
15 Water covers much of Parsons City Park closest to Shavers Fork and back yards of homes on lower end of 4th Street.
12.9 Water affects the low end of Parsons City Park closest to the Shavers Fork.
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(1) River gage at Parsons, WV on the Cheat River.
(2) View of Cheat river upstream from gage at Parsons, WV.
(3) View of Cheat river downstream from gage at Parsons, WV.
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Latitude: 39.122778° N, Longitude: 79.681389° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 16 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 1589.66 ft 1605.66 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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