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West Branch Clarion River at Wilcox: 03028000

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STATION.--03028000WEST BRANCH CLARION RIVER AT WILCOX, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`34'31", long 78`41'33",Elk County, Hydrologic Unit 05010005,on right bank 20 ft downstream from highway bridge at Wilcox,100 ft downstream from Wilson Run,and 0.1 mi upstream from Penn Central Railroad bridge.
DRAINAGE AREA.--63.0 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1953 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum ofgage is 1,502.02 ft above sea level. Prior to Nov. 18, 1953,nonrecording gage at site 20 ft upstream at same datum.Nov. 18 to Dec. 8, 1953, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
REMARKS.--U.S. Army Corps ofEngineers satellite telemeter at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided bythe Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection,the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4134'31", Longitude 7841'33" NAD27,
Elk County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 05010005
DRAINAGE AREA
63.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 1,502.02 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1954-03-012004-09-0951
Daily streamflow1953-10-012003-09-3018262
Water Quality Samples1935-09-131976-08-2497

 

 

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