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Sherman Creek at Shermans Dale: 01568000

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STATION.--01568000SHERMAN CREEK AT SHERMANS DALE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`19'24", long 77`10'09",Perry County, Hydrologic Unit 02050305,on left bank on downstream side of bridge on StateHighway 34 at Shermans Dale, and1.2 mi upstream from Fishing Run.
DRAINAGE AREA.--200 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1929 tocurrent year. Prior to October 1962, published as"at Shermandale".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 422.63 ft above sea level. Prior to Jan. 29, 1930,nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Floodof July 22, 1927, reached a stage of 20.34 ft, from floodmark,discharge, about 44,000 ft3/s.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National WeatherService river forecast station flood stage provided to USGSApril 1999 is 9 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 4019'24", Longitude 7710'09" NAD27,
Perry County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 02050305
DRAINAGE AREA
207.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 422.63 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1927-07-222004-09-1876
Daily streamflow1929-10-012003-09-3027028
Water Quality Samples1962-02-281995-06-12230

 

 

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