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West Branch Lackawaxen River at Prompton: 01429000

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STATION.--01429000WEST BRANCH LACKAWAXEN RIVER AT PROMPTON, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`35'14", long 75`19'38",Wayne County, Hydrologic Unit 02040103,on left bank 500 ft downstream from Prompton Reservoir,1,500 ft upstream from bridge on U.S. Highway 6 at Prompton,and 2,000 ft upstream from Van Auken Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--59.7 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1944to current year. Prior to October 1952, published asLackawaxen River at Prompton.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder.Datum of gage is 1,083.78 ft above sea level.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodof May 23, 1942 reached a stage of 16.7 ft, from floodmark,discharge not determined.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4135'14", Longitude 7519'38" NAD27,
Wayne County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02040103
DRAINAGE AREA
59.70 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 1,083.78 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1942-05-232004-09-1861
Daily streamflow1944-10-012003-09-3021549
Water Quality Samples1963-10-221987-09-2435

 

 

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