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Loyalsock Creek at Loyalsockville: 01552000

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STATION.--01552000LOYALSOCK CREEK AT LOYALSOCKVILLE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`19'30", long 76`54'46",Lycoming County, Hydrologic Unit 02050206,on right bank 30 ft downstream from bridge on StateHighway 973 at Loyalsockville,2.5 mi downstream from Wallis Run, and7.3 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--443 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1925 toSeptember 1974, October 1975 to current year. Prior toOctober 1925, monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302.Prior to October 1969, published as "at Loyalsock".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 585.63 ft above sea level. August 1925 toSept. 16, 1926, nonrecording gage, and Sept. 17, 1926, toJune 13, 1988, water-stage recorder at site 500 feetdownstream on left bank at same datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodof Sept. 26, l975, reached a stage of 14.50 ft, fromfloodmark, discharge, 84,600 ft3/s, from rating curveextended above 16,000 ft3/s on basis of slope-areameasurement of peak flow.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National WeatherService river forecast station flood stage provided to USGSApril 1999 is 12 feet.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department ofEnvironmental Protection, the National Weather Service,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4119'30", Longitude 7654'46" NAD27,
Lycoming County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050206
DRAINAGE AREA
435.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 586.33 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1925-11-132004-09-1879
Daily streamflow1925-10-012003-09-3028124
Water Quality Samples1963-10-172003-09-0366

 

 

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