Potomac River at Paw Paw, Allegany County MD (PAWW2)
Gage Location: Allegany County, MarylandSite Location: Morgan County, West Virginia
Latitude: 39.539Longitude: -78.457Elevation: 487.88 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 3129 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 25 ft. Moderate Stage: 28 ft.Major Stage: 32 ft.
First Flood: 1877-11-24Last Flood: 2011-05-19 Crest: 28.67 ft.Datum change: 1939-03-25Number of Floods: 40

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MINOR FLOODS
Date of FloodCrest(ft)
1942-05-2326.98
1942-12-3026.52
1951-06-1425.87
1954-03-0225.06
1960-03-3125.36
1962-03-2227.01
1964-04-3025.7
1973-12-2826.41
1975-03-2027.66
1978-03-1526.43
1983-04-2525.08
1984-02-1527.54
1984-04-0525.79
1986-03-2027.86
1987-04-1725.93
2003-09-2027.91
2005-03-2927.39
2009-05-0525.94
MODERATE FLOODS
Date of FloodCrest(ft)
1928-05-0131.4
1939-02-0428.2
1960-05-0928.27
1963-03-2031.48
1967-03-0830.24
1972-06-2328.83
1976-10-1030.52
1979-02-2629.13
1993-04-1730.62
2010-03-1429.11
2011-05-1928.67
MAJOR FLOODS
Date of FloodCrest(ft)
1877-11-2445
1889-06-0145
1924-05-1343.5
1936-03-1854
1942-10-1638.36
1949-06-1933.91
1954-10-1632.24
1955-08-1935.35
1985-11-0553.58
1996-01-2040.86
1996-09-0743.45
MISSING
Date of FloodCrest(ft)



Categorical Floods by Month
MonthMinor
After
Datum
Minor
Total
Moderate
After
Datum
Moderate
Total
Major
After
Datum
Major
Total
Missing
After
Datum
Missing
Total
January00001100
February11120000
March77330100
April44110000
May22230100
June11111200
July00000000
August00001100
September11001100
October00112200
November00001200
December22000000


Categorical Floods by Season
SeasonMinorModerateMajorMissing
Fall1150
Winter3210
Spring13720
Summer1130