Metadata for Kanawha River at CHARLESTON OLD LOCK 6 (CHLW2)

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Latitude: 38.371389° N, Longitude: 81.702778° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft Not Available 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 547.34 584.34 Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 548 585 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Other Real-time and/or Archive Data Sources:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data and Site Info for CHARLESTON OLD LOCK 6

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