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DRINI ZI - SKAVICE
STATION IDENTIFICATION

Country: Albania
Station Name: Skavice
Station Code or number: 0DZSk17
Coordinates: 20° 20', 41° 55' Station altitude: 290 m
WMO station code: code in GRDC 6660610
Station type: other, class A (main) station of the National Hydrological Network of Albania
River Name: Drini Zi
River outlet: Drini River
Major Basin: Drini
Catchment area: Adriatic Sea
Start of working (date): 1971
Station owner: Institute of Hydrometeorology


CHANNEL CHARACTERISTICS
Channel Geometry: width=30 m, depth=2-3 m
Character of cross section: stable, regular
Character of river bed: natural
Describe the hydraulic conditions within the measuring station: good conditions for discharge
measurements, relatively straight river sector, without waterfalls, moderate bed slope


HYDROLOGICAL REGIME:influenced by the water level regime of Ohrid Lake (the origin of the river),
and also from the working regime of a hydropower plant upstream, especially during the dry period
(July- September); moderate floods


EQUIPMENTS AND PERSONNEL
Equipment installed and status: bridge for discharge measurements
Gauging equipment and status: staff gauge and water level recorder, float type
Observer or watchman: observer


VOLUME AND QUALITY OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE
Existing data: water level, discharge, rating curve
Highest water level observed: 514 ( 4th March 1981)
Lowest water level observed: 100 (20th June 1976)
Data storage medium: partly computerized
Data dissemination medium: partly in diskete and partly hand filled
Status of the data base: monthly and in some cases even daily discharges occasionally updated

                                                                  Filled by   Agim SELENICA