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Penns Creek at Penns Creek: 01555000

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STATION.--01555000PENNS CREEK AT PENNS CREEK, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`52'00", long 77`02'55",Union County, Hydrologic Unit 02050301,on left bank 200 ft downstream from bridge on StateHighway 104, 0.8 mi northeast of Penns Creek, and2.9 mi upstream from Sweitzers Run.
DRAINAGE AREA.--301 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1929 tocurrent year. Prior to October 1965, published asPenn Creek at Penns Creek.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 506.72 ft above sea level. Prior to Feb. 1, 1930,nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National WeatherService river forecast station flood stage provided to USGSApril 1999 is 8 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 4052'00", Longitude 7702'55" NAD27,
Snyder County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050301
DRAINAGE AREA
301.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 506.72 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1929-10-232004-09-1875
Daily streamflow1929-10-012003-09-3027028
Water Quality Samples1967-10-092003-09-2260

 

 

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