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Laurel Hill Creek at Ursina: 03080000

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STATION.--03080000LAUREL HILL CREEK AT URSINA, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 39`49'13", long 79`19'18",Somerset County, Hydrologic Unit 05020006,on right bank 500 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 281at Ursina, and 2.7 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--121 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August to September 1913(gage heights and discharge measurements only), October 1918 tocurrent year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, publishedin WSP 1305. October 1913 to September 1918 (gage heights anddischarge measurements only) in reports of Water SupplyCommission of Pennsylvania.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and masonry control.Datum of gage is 1,335.26 ft above sea level. Prior to July 18,1939, nonrecording gage at bridge 0.5 mi downstream atdatum 6.20 ft lower.
REMARKS.--U.S. Army Corps of Engineerssatellite telemeter at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operationof this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department ofEnvironmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
LOCATION
Latitude 3949'13", Longitude 7919'18" NAD27,
Somerset County, Pennsylvania , Hydrologic Unit 05020006
DRAINAGE AREA
121.00 square miles
GAGE
Datum of gage is 1,335.26 feet above sea level NGVD29.
SITE TYPE:
Stream / River
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data TypeBegin DateEnd DateCount
Real-timeThis is a real-time site
Peak streamflow1914-06-282004-04-1391
Daily streamflow1918-10-012003-09-3031046
Water Quality Samples1925-09-221998-08-1829

 

 

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