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NOTICE (07/01/2020) -- Stream stage
and discharge data collection at this streamgage were discontinued on
07/01/2020 due to lack of funding.
Although historic data will remain accessible, no new data will be collected unless one or more new funding partners are found.
Potential funding partners or general questions concerning continuance of operations may contact Chuck Walker (firstname.lastname@example.org;443-498-5523).
LOCATION.--Lat 39°31'11.8", long 76°22'22.7", Harford County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02060003, on left bank 30 ft downstream from bridge on U.S. Highway 1, 0.1 mi upstream from Heavenly Waters, 1.2 mi northeast of Benson, 1.8 mi southwest of Bel Air, and 10.5 mi upstream from mouth. DRAINAGE AREA.--34.8 mi². PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1967 to current year. GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 188.28 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. REMARKS.--U.S. Geological Survey satellite data-collection platform at station. Water-quality records for some prior periods have been collected at this location. EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 7,600 ft³/s, June 22, 1972, gage height, 11.60 ft; minimum discharge, 0.34 ft³/s, Aug. 22, 23, 2002. COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Maryland State Highway Administration, and the U.S. Geological Survey.
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