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Buffalo Creek near Freeport: 03049000

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

STATION.--03049000BUFFALO CREEK NEAR FREEPORT, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`42'57", long 79`41'59",Butler County, Hydrologic Unit 05010009,on right bank 0.6 mi upstream from Little Buffalo Creekand 3 mi north of Freeport.
DRAINAGE AREA.--137 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1940 to current year.Monthly discharge only for October 1940, published in WSP 1305.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gageis 792 ft above sea level, by barometer. Prior to July 19, 1962,nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department ofEnvironmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 4042'57", Longitude 7941'59" NAD27,
Butler County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 05010009
DRAINAGE AREA
137.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 792.00 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1941-08-152004-09-1763
Daily streamflow1940-10-012003-09-3023010
Water Quality Samples1963-10-241995-07-272

 

 

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