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West Branch Susquehanna River at Bower: 01541000

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STATION.--01541000WEST BRANCH SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT BOWER, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`53'49", long 78`40'38",Clearfield County, Hydrologic Unit 02050201,on right bank at downstream side of highway bridge onTownship Route 418 at Bower, and4.6 mi downstream from Chest Creek and Mahaffey.
DRAINAGE AREA.--315 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1913 tocurrent year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 1,207.14 ft above sea level. Prior to Oct. 17, 1929,nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximumstage known prior to 1913, about 18.5 ft, May 13, 1889,discharge, about 27,000 ft3/s.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided bythe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4053'49", Longitude 7840'38" NAD27,
Clearfield County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050201
DRAINAGE AREA
315.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 1,207.14 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1889-05-312004-09-1892
Daily streamflow1913-10-012003-09-3032872
Water Quality Samples1950-01-102003-09-2944

 

 

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