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Tulpehocken Cr at Blue Marsh Damsite near Reading: 01470960

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STATION.--01470960TULPEHOCKEN CREEK AT BLUE MARSH DAMSITE NEAR READING, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`22'14", long 76`01'32",Berks County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203,on right bank 1.0 mi upstream from Rebers Bridge andPlum Creek, 1.0 mi east of Blue Marsh,3.0 mi north of Sinking Spring, and5.5 mi northeast of Reading. Water-quality sampling siteat Rebers Bridge 1.0 mi downstream.
DRAINAGE AREA.--175 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1965 tocurrent year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder.Datum of gage is 230.06 ft above sea level (Western BerksWater Authority datum). Prior to Nov. 25, 1974,water-stage recorder at site 0.3 mi downstream at same datum.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
LOCATION
Latitude 4022'14", Longitude 7601'32" NAD27,
Berks County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02040203
DRAINAGE AREA
175.00 square miles
; Contributing drainage area
175 square miles,
GAGE
Datum of gage is 230.06 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1965-07-052004-08-1440
Daily streamflow1965-05-012003-09-3014032
Water Quality Samples1972-06-142003-09-09268

 

 

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