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Frankstown Branch Juniata River at Williamsburg: 01556000

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STATION.--01556000FRANKSTOWN BRANCH JUNIATA RIVER AT WILLIAMSBURG, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`27'47", long 78`12'00",Blair County, Hydrologic Unit 02050302,on left bank 10 ft downstream from highway bridge onSR 2015 at Williamsburg, and2.5 mi upstream from Clover Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--291 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1916 tocurrent year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 831.78 ft above sea level (Penn Central Railroadbench mark). Prior to Aug. 14, 1928, nonrecording gage atsame site and datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodof June 1, 1889, reached a stage of 19.1 ft, from floodmark,discharge, about 35,500 ft3/s.
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 National Weather Service,the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4027'47", Longitude 7812'00" NAD27,
Blair County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050302
DRAINAGE AREA
291.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 831.78 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1889-06-012004-09-1889
Daily streamflow1916-10-012003-09-3031776

 

 

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