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CEYHAN A MISIS
STATION IDENTIFICATION

Country :Turkey - River Name :Ceyhan - Major Basin :Ceyhan
Station Name :Misis - Station Code or number :17353 WMO Number, 2004 Local Number
Coordinates : 36°57' N latitude - 35°38' E longitude and 13 m above sea level
Catchment area : 20466 sq km - Date Station Opened : Aug. 28, 1970

CHANNEL CHARACTERISTICS
Channel Geometry : 77 m width and average 3.51 m depth
with stable river bed cross-section, underlain by :
The river bed is natural
Describe the hydraulic conditions within the measuring station : The banks of the channel are soil and the channel has sandy bed

HYDROLOGICAL REGIME
Influenced flow with slow rise
Annual max. and min. mean flow : 2481; 3.2; 211m3/s

EQUIPMENT AND PERSONNEL
Equipment installed and status : cable way
Gauging equipment and status : staff gauge, automatic recorder
Observer or watchman : observer

VOLUME AND QUALITY OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE
DAII : 264/22/12 (Discharge Available Information Index : number of monthes with complete discharge information / number of observed years / 12)
Rating curve status (currently updated or not) : ____
Number of discharge measurements (dm) available : 304
Highest water level observed : 701 cm - Date : Apr. 03, 1980
Highest water level at which dm taken : 682 cm - Date : Apr. 04, 1980 -
Lowest water level observed : 81 cm - Date : Aug. 13, 1974
Data storage medium (computerized or not) : computerized
Data dissemination medium : diskette
Status of the database (which data, currently updated or not) : discharge data, not updated

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE (O & M)
Number of visits currently undertaken per year : 12
Ease of access : easy access by car
Ease of flow measurement (describe) : current metering by using USA Geological Survey's rules
Technique(s) used for discharge measurement (wading, bridge, slope area, etc.) : cable way
Equipment used in discharge measurement : Gruley type current meter
Equipment used in stage measurement : level recorder
Operation and maintenance budget per annum for the station : 4000 US$

BENEFITS AND INTEREST
Current use of the data and who uses it (describe) : Water resources planning and operation issues for irrigation state Hydraulic Works and environmentalists
Estimated revenue from use of data (if charges are raised) per annum : none
Expected future use and where will it be used (describe) : For water development projects and environmental needs
Additional data needed (which ones) : ____
Real time needed (for what purposes) : We need real time data for flood control

SERVICE ORGANIZATION
Name : ___
Organization : State Hydraulic Works (DSI)
Address : 06100 Yücetepe - ANKARA / TURKEY
Number of staff : 25385 (1995)
Form filled by : Nurullah SEZEN
Title : Hydrologist, Meteorological Engineer
Date : Aug. 26, 1996
Address : DSI Genel Mudurlugu - Etut Plan Dairesi Baskanlìgì - 06100 Yücetepe - ANKARA / TURKEY

DCP INSTALLATION



Name     :                                  TURKEY/HYCOS1
Meteosat Identification Code  : 16F804FA
Frequency Channel   :               R31
Frequency   :                             402.1915 MHz
First Emission Time   :               01.15.00
Emission Interval   :                   3 h
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EQUIPMENT :

DCP PM46 V3.06 n° 96020
Meteosat Transmitter with GPS Receiver
YAGI Antenna
Memory Card 1 Mo n°114 et n°106
Battery 12V / 26Ah
Solar Panel 12V / 20W
Temperature & Level Water probe n°5211
Air Temperature Sensor PT100 with shelter n°3167
Raingauge 400 cm2 Précis-Mécanique 3030
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SITE :

Ceyhan à Misis :36°57 N  35°38 E
N° OMM = 17353
Send in march 97
First Data june 97