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--01569460 BIG SPRING CREEK AT BIG SPRING,
--Lat 40`07'46", long
77`24'27", Cumberland County, Hydrologic Unit 02050305, on
left bank, 100 ft upstream from bridge on SR 3007, at Big Spring.
--undetermined. Most flow at station is
from a spring, to which the contributing recharge is unknown.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--November 2004 to current
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and
water-quality monitor. Elevation of gage is 510 ft National Geodetic
Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
--Abrupt temporary changes in gage height can
occur from the removal and replacement of wooden boards from the
I-beams in the concrete sluiceway upstream. Discharge may be influenced
by nearby pumping.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.