Detailed Station Information (FROM NWISWeb)
- Latitude 41°51'09", Longitude 79°19'03" NAD27,
- Warren County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 05010001
- DRAINAGE AREA
- 321.00 square miles
- Datum of gage is 1,186.92 feet above sea level NGVD29.
- SITE TYPE:
- Stream / River
- AVAILABLE DATA:
|Data Type||Begin Date||End Date||Count|
|Real-time||This is a real-time site|
|Water Quality Samples||1963-10-22||2003-09-23||63|
- Record for this site is maintained by the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center
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- ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
STATION.--03015500BROKENSTRAW CREEK AT YOUNGSVILLE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`51'09", long 79`19'03",Warren County, Hydrologic Unit 05010001,on right bank 150 ft downstream from bridge on Main Street atYoungsville, 500 ft upstream from Matthews Run,and 3.7 mi upstream from mouth.Records include flow of Matthews Run.
DRAINAGE AREA.--321 mi2, including thatof Matthews Run.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1909 to currentyear. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1305.Flow of Matthews Run included in records since October 1938.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 1,186.92 ft above sea level. Prior to Sept. 30, 1933,nonrecording gage at site 150 ft upstream at datum 2.00 ft higher.Oct. 1, 1933 to June 15, 1939, nonrecording gage at site150 ft upstream, and June 16, 1939 to Sept. 30, 1961, water-stagerecorder at present site, both at datum 1.00 ft higher.
REMARKS.--U.S. Army Corps ofEngineers satellite telemeter at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,and the U.S. Geological Survey.