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USGS 01480685 Marsh Creek near Downingtown, PA

  Stream Site

DESCRIPTION:
Latitude 40°03'19",   Longitude 75°43'00"   NAD27
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 02040205
Drainage area: 20.3 square miles
Datum of gage: 280 feet above   NGVD29.
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    2007-10-01  2014-12-22  
 Daily Data
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  1973-10-01  1987-05-12  12717 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1973-06-01  2014-12-21  15179 
 Daily Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  1973-10-01  1987-05-12 4213 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1973-06-01  2013-12-15 14808 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  1973-10  1987-05  
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1973-06  2013-12  
 Annual Statistics 
    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius  1974  1987  
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1973  2014  
 Peak streamflow 1973-06-30  2012-10-18  41 
 Field measurements 1973-06-06  2014-12-01  350 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1982-06-13  1999-09-16  31 
 Water-Year Summary 2006  2013  8 

Additional Data Sources

Begin Date

End Date

Count
 Instantaneous-Data Archive  **offsite** 1990-10-01  2007-09-30  608058 
OPERATION:
Record for this site is maintained by the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center
Email questions about this site to Pennsylvania Water Science Center Water-Data Inquiries
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

STATION.--01480685 MARSH CREEK NEAR DOWNINGTOWN, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`03'19", long 75`43'00", Chester County, Hydrologic Unit 02040205, on left bank 1,000 ft downstream from Marsh Creek Dam, 0.2 mi upstream from mouth, and 3.0 mi north of Downingtown.
DRAINAGE AREA.--20.3 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1973 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and concrete control. Elevation of gage is 280 ft above sea level, from topographic map.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.