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USGS 01472199 West Branch Perkiomen Creek at Hillegass, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01472199 WEST BRANCH PERKIOMEN CREEK AT HILLEGASS, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`22'26", long 75`31'22", Montgomery County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on left bank 0.3 mi downstream from bridge on private road, and 0.5 mi north of Hillegass.
DRAINAGE AREA.--23.0 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1981 to current year. Prior to October 1992, published as "Northwest Branch".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 290.00 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and land-line telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 13.2 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 17.2 ft;
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-4 ft; Flood stage-5 ft; Moderate flood stage-6 ft; Major flood stage-8 ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2007-10-01  2020-04-07
2007-10-01  2020-04-07







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 31.8 04-07-2020   18:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Apr 7 based on 38 water years of record more
Min
(2002)
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Apr 7
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2017)
11.3 31.8 32 46 53 63 144


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.25 04-07-2020   18:15 EDT
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