Tygart Valley Watershed


The Tygart Valley watershed encompasses over 880,309 acres and stretches across West Virginia. Drainage basins like this one funnel all the streams, snowmelt, and rainfall to a common outlet such as the outflow of a reservoir, or mouth of a bay. View all watersheds using the interactive map



Watershed Taxonomy



Watershed Overview

Current conditions and statistics for the Tygart Valley Watershed
Tygart Valley River Near Dailey
USGS 03050000
513 cfs
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Buckhannon River At Alton
USGS 03052120
473 cfs
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Tygart Valley River At Belington
USGS 03051000
1950 cfs
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Middle Fork River At Audra
USGS 03052000
753 cfs
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Sand Run Near Buckhannon
USGS 03052500
27 cfs
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Buckhannon River At Hall
USGS 03053500
1450 cfs
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Fairmont
Snow Sensor FRTW2
0"
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Tygart Valley River At Philippi
USGS 03054500
4920 cfs
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Three Fork Creek Nr Grafton
USGS 03056250
258 cfs
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Tygart Valley R At Tygart Dam Nr Grafton
USGS 03056000
4410 cfs
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Tygart Valley River At Colfax
USGS 03057000
5310 cfs
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Location 24hr Change (%) vs Average (%) Volatility (%)
Tygart Valley River Near Dailey
USGS 03050000
-69.1
Buckhannon River At Alton
USGS 03052120
-49.68
Tygart Valley River At Belington
USGS 03051000
-61.61
Middle Fork River At Audra
USGS 03052000
-53.52
Sand Run Near Buckhannon
USGS 03052500
-64.72
Buckhannon River At Hall
USGS 03053500
-57.85
Tygart Valley River At Philippi
USGS 03054500
-57.22
Three Fork Creek Nr Grafton
USGS 03056250
-54.58
Tygart Valley R At Tygart Dam Nr Grafton
USGS 03056000
58.06
Tygart Valley River At Colfax
USGS 03057000
25.53

Watershed Correlation

Compare constituents of the Tygart Valley Watershed that move tightly or weakly together.

Trending Conditions

Recent snowpack and discharge levels for the Tygart Valley Watershed

Watershed Profile

Compare elevation with snowpack and streamflow conditions for this Watershed