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Blockhouse Creek near English Center: 01549500

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STATION.--01549500BLOCKHOUSE CREEK NEAR ENGLISH CENTER, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`28'25", long 77`13'52",Lycoming County, Hydrologic Unit 02050205,on right bank just downstream from bridge on State Highway 284,0.7 mi upstream from Blacks Creek,1.7 mi upstream from confluence with Texas Creek,and 5.0 mi northeast of English Center.
DRAINAGE AREA.--37.7 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1940 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 1,041.85 ft above sea level.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood ofMar. 18, 1936 reached a stage of 9.0 ft, from floodmark,discharge, 5,780 ft3/s, from rating curve extended above 1,200 ft3/son basis of contracted-opening measurement at gage height 8.81 ft.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department ofEnvironmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4128'25", Longitude 7713'52" NAD27,
Lycoming County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050205
DRAINAGE AREA
37.70 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 1,041.85 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1936-03-182004-09-1865
Daily streamflow1940-10-012003-09-3023010
Water Quality Samples1963-10-181976-10-208

 

 

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