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USGS 01573695 Conewago Creek near Bellaire, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01573695 CONEWAGO CREEK near BELLAIRE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`11'43", long 76`34'04", Dauphin County, Hydrologic Unit 02050305, on left bank 15 ft upstream from bridge on Prospect Road, adjacent to the Lancaster County Conewago Recreation Trail, 750 ft north of intersection of Prospect Road and Mount Gretna Road (Rt 241).
DRAINAGE AREA.--20.5 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 2012 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and water-quality monitor. Satellite telemetry at site. Datum of gage is 424 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
REMARKS.--Flow can be influenced from upstream operations. Conewago Lake in Mt Gretna can be drained to permit maintenance, inspection, and repair of the in-lake structure.
COOPERATION.--Funding is provided by PA Department of Environmental Protection as part of a water-quality assessment of the Conewago Creek Watershed.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS.-- Data transmitter operational limit - 9.40 ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2012-01-09  2021-09-18
2012-01-07  2021-09-18
2012-01-06  2021-09-18
2012-01-16  2021-09-18
2016-04-14  2021-09-18







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 20.3 09-18-2021   05:45 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 14.2 09-18-2021   05:45 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 18 based on 9 water years of record more
Min
(2016)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 18
75th
percen-
tile
Mean Max
(2012)
2.45 3.9 4.5 14.2 20 35 254


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.45 09-18-2021   05:45 EDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 275 09-18-2021   05:45 EDT
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.5 09-18-2021   05:45 EDT
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