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Little Kanawha River at Glenville Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 12:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 1:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 2:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 3:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 8:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 9:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.45 ft at 10:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:00AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 11:30AM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 12:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.42 ft at 12:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 1:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 1:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 2:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 3:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 4:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 4:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 5:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 6:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 7:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 8:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 9:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.43 ft at 10:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 10:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.44 ft at 11:00PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.46 ft at 11:30PM Oct 28, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 12:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.47 ft at 1:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.48 ft at 1:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.5 ft at 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.51 ft at 2:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.53 ft at 3:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 3:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.54 ft at 4:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.57 ft at 4:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.6 ft at 5:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.62 ft at 5:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.65 ft at 6:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.67 ft at 6:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.7 ft at 7:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.73 ft at 7:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.75 ft at 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.78 ft at 8:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.81 ft at 9:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.83 ft at 9:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.84 ft at 10:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 10:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 11:00AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 11:30AM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.85 ft at 12:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.86 ft at 1:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.88 ft at 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.9 ft at 2:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.93 ft at 3:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 3.96 ft at 3:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4 ft at 4:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.03 ft at 4:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.07 ft at 5:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.1 ft at 5:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.14 ft at 6:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.17 ft at 6:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.21 ft at 7:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.24 ft at 7:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 8:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 9:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 9:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 10:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 10:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 11:00PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 11:30PM Oct 29, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 12:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.47 ft at 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 2:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 3:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 3:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 4:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.45 ft at 4:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.44 ft at 5:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 5:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.42 ft at 6:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.41 ft at 6:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.4 ft at 7:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 8:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.38 ft at 9:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 9:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.37 ft at 10:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 10:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:00AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.35 ft at 11:30AM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.34 ft at 12:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.32 ft at 1:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 1:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.31 ft at 2:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 2:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.29 ft at 3:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 3:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 4:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.27 ft at 4:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.28 ft at 5:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.3 ft at 6:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.33 ft at 6:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.36 ft at 7:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.39 ft at 7:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.43 ft at 8:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.46 ft at 8:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.49 ft at 9:00PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.51 ft at 9:30PM Oct 30, 2014Observed: 4.52 ft at 10:00PM Oct 30, 2014Highest Observation: 4.54 ft at 10:30PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 4 ft 2:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 3.9 ft 8:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 2:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 3.8 ft 8:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 3.7 ft 2:00AM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 3.7 ft 8:00AM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 3.9 ft 2:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 4.1 ft 8:00PM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00AM Nov 02, 2014Highest Forecast: 4.4 ft 7:00AM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 4.3 ft 1:00PM Nov 02, 2014Forecast: 4.2 ft 7:00PM Nov 02, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesGLEW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:48PM Oct 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 9:48AM Oct 30)Latest observed value: 4.54 ft at 10:30 PM EDT 30-Oct-2014. Flood Stage is 23 ft
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Datum: NGVD29
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Little Kanawha River at Glenville are issued routinely year-round.
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Upstream Gauge - below Burnsville Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Grantsville
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:28
Moderate Flood Stage:26
Flood Stage:23
Action Stage:21

Historical Crests
(1) 36.46 ft on 11/05/1985
(2) 34.50 ft on 03/07/1967
(3) 33.60 ft on 11/16/1926
(4) 33.22 ft on 04/16/1939
(5) 32.90 ft on 03/13/1918
(6) 32.16 ft on 06/05/2008
(7) 31.30 ft on 02/19/2000
(8) 31.15 ft on 02/01/1951
(9) 31.10 ft on 06/25/1950
(10) 31.10 ft on 05/29/1950
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) -0.90 ft on 11/10/1908
(2) -0.50 ft on 09/25/1908
(3) -0.40 ft on 07/29/1903
(4) -0.30 ft on 09/23/1902
(5) -0.20 ft on 05/19/1903
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31 MAJOR FLOODING OF ENTIRE TOWN ALONG THE RIVER.
29 WATER AFFECTS THE GO-MART...CITGO...PIZZA HUT AND OTHER BUILDINGS NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF SOUTH LEWIS AND MAIN STREETS.
28 HIGHWAY 119 AND 33 ARE CLOSED, EAST AND WEST OF TOWN.
27.5 THE INTERSECTION OF SOUTH LEWIS STREET AND MAIN STREET IS FLOODED.
26 WATER REACHES THE HOTEL FOUNDATION ON SOUTH COURT STREET NEXT TO THE OLD BRIDGE.
24 RIVER STREET IS FLOODED UPSTREAM FROM THE OLD BRIDGE.
23 WATER COVERS SOME STREETS AND REACHES SOME BUILDINGS NEAR THE RIVER.
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Latitude: 38.932778° N, Longitude: 80.838611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 23 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
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Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 697.790 ft 720.790 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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