Detailed Station Information (FROM NWISWeb)
- Latitude 40°10'26", Longitude 74°57'26" NAD27,
- Bucks County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02040201
- DRAINAGE AREA
- 210.00 square miles
- Datum of gage is 40.57 feet above sea level NGVD29.
- SITE TYPE:
- Stream / River
- AVAILABLE DATA:
|Data Type||Begin Date||End Date||Count|
|Real-time||This is a real-time site|
|Water Quality Samples||1959-10-23||2003-09-04||179|
- Record for this site is maintained by the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center
- CONTACT INFORMATION
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- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
STATION.--01465500NESHAMINY CREEK NEAR LANGHORNE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`10'26", long 74`57'26",Bucks County, Hydrologic Unit 02040201,on left bank at bridge on State Highway 213,0.3 mi downstream from Mill Creek, and1.7 mi west of Langhorne.
DRAINAGE AREA.--210 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1934 tocurrent year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder.Datum of gage is 40.57 ft above sea level.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodof Aug. 23, 1933 reached a stage of 17.3 ft, from floodmark,discharge, 30,000 ft3/s, from rating curve extended above4,700 ft3/s, on basis of contracted-opening measurement atgage height 15.94 ft, and slope-area measurement of peak flow.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National WeatherService river forecast station flood stage provided to USGSApril 1999 is 9 feet.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department ofEnvironmental Protection, Bucks County,and the U.S. Geological Survey.