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Flow Adjustment Codes

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# National Water Information System
# 2017/10/17
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# Date Retrieved: USGS Water Data for the Nation Help System
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Flow_Adjustment_Code	Flow_Adjustment_Name	Flow_Adjustment_Description
4s	26s	112s
unkn	unknown	
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).