Flow Adjustment Codes
# National Water Information System
# Date Retrieved: USGS Water Data for the Nation Help System
Flow_Adjustment_Code Flow_Adjustment_Name Flow_Adjustment_Description
4s 26s 112s
UNSP Unspecified Transfer from null code only
MEAS Measured The discharge value was measured.
STOR Adjusted for storage The discharge value was adjusted for channel storage (between the measurement and the gage).
BYPS Adjusted for other flows The discharge at the gaging site was adjusted to account for bypass lateral tributary or diverted flows.
MAIN Main channel flow only The discharge was from a measurement in the main channel only it does not include other channels in this stream.
TIDE Adjusted for tidal effect The discharge was adjusted for tidal effect.
OTHR Adjusted for other factors The discharge was adjusted by a method not listed.(see measurement remarks).