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Tygart Valley River at Dailey Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1.93 ft at 11:30AM May 14, 2022Highest Observation: 1.93 ft at 11:45AM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 12:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.92 ft at 1:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 3:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 7:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 7:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 8:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 10:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 11:00PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 11:15PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 11:30PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 11:45PM May 14, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 1:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 3:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 3:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 5:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 5:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 5:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 6:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 7:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 8:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 9:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 11:00AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:15AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:30AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:45AM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 12:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 12:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 1:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 1:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 1:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 1:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 2:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.91 ft at 3:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.9 ft at 4:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.89 ft at 5:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 6:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 6:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 7:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.85 ft at 8:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 9:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 10:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 10:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.84 ft at 10:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 10:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:00PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:15PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:30PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:45PM May 15, 2022Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.82 ft at 1:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 7:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:00AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:15AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:30AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:45AM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 3:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 4:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 5:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 10:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:00PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:15PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:30PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 11:45PM May 16, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 12:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.77 ft at 1:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 2:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.76 ft at 3:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 4:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 5:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.75 ft at 6:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 6:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 7:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.74 ft at 8:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 8:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 8:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.73 ft at 9:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 9:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:00AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:15AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:30AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 10:45AM May 17, 2022Observed: 1.72 ft at 11:00AM May 17, 2022Forecast: 1.8 ft 2:00PM May 17, 2022Forecast: 1.8 ft 8:00PM May 17, 2022Forecast: 1.7 ft 2:00AM May 18, 2022Forecast: 1.7 ft 8:00AM May 18, 2022Forecast: 1.6 ft 2:00PM May 18, 2022Forecast: 1.6 ft 8:00PM May 18, 2022Forecast: 1.5 ft 2:00AM May 19, 2022Forecast: 1.8 ft 8:00AM May 19, 2022Forecast: 2.1 ft 2:00PM May 19, 2022Forecast: 2.3 ft 8:00PM May 19, 2022Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00AM May 20, 2022Highest Forecast: 2.7 ft 8:00AM May 20, 2022Forecast: 2.6 ft 2:00PM May 20, 2022Forecast: 2.4 ft 8:00PM May 20, 2022Forecast: 2.3 ft 2:00AM May 21, 2022Forecast: 2.2 ft 8:00AM May 21, 2022Forecast: 2.1 ft 2:00PM May 21, 2022Forecast: 2 ft 8:00PM May 21, 2022Forecast: 2 ft 2:00AM May 22, 2022Forecast: 1.9 ft 8:00AM May 22, 2022USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesDLYW2(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (11:20AM May 17, 2022)ObservedForecast (issued 9:47AM May 17)Latest observed value: 1.72 ft at 11:00 AM EDT 17-May-2022. Flood Stage is 14 ft
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NOTE: River Forecasts typically include ONLY 2 days of future rain from forecast issuance time (lower right of graph). Occasionally 3 days of future rain included.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Tygart Valley River at Dailey are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 17
Moderate Flood Stage: 15
Flood Stage: 14
Action Stage: 12
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 17.20 ft on 02/04/1932
(2) 16.60 ft on 11/05/1985
(3) 15.90 ft on 03/13/1918
(4) 15.58 ft on 05/17/1996
(5) 14.80 ft on 01/26/1978
(6) 14.67 ft on 06/19/1998
(7) 14.57 ft on 07/31/1996
(8) 14.56 ft on 03/20/1982
(9) 14.20 ft on 04/16/2018
(10) 14.20 ft on 02/03/1939
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 12.14 ft on 06/03/2018
(2) 12.24 ft on 05/06/2018
(3) 14.20 ft on 04/16/2018
(4) 12.94 ft on 01/31/2013
(5) 11.75 ft on 03/01/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.00 ft on 09/29/1953
(2) 0.00 ft on 09/12/1930
(3) 0.12 ft on 09/04/1968
(4) 0.13 ft on 10/11/1965
(5) 0.13 ft on 10/23/1969
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17 Major flooding; Many roads, and homes start to flood along the Tygart Valley River. Many areas along streams and creeks that flow into the Tygart Valley River are flooded.
15 Highway 21 Georgetown Road overflows one tenth of a mile to the right of the river gage. Also, sections of state Routes 219 and 250 start to flood. Route 38 back road is flooded.
14 Approach to the Highway 21 Georgetown Road Bridge overflows 0.15 miles from the river gage. Also, minor flooding problems are noted along the reach of the river. Route 38 back road starts to flood.
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Latitude: 38.809167° N, Longitude: 79.881944° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 14 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 1940.53 1954.53 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL 1940.09 1954.09 Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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10 day (HEFS) 7 Day (NAEFS) River Forecast vs. River Potential
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Note: Use the official hydrograph at the top of this web page for river levels within the next 72 hours.

See the Product Description Document link for more details on the interpretation of the 7 and 10 day graphics.

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