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|Data Type||Begin Date||End Date||Count|
|Current / Historical Observations (availability statement)||2007-10-01||2014-09-19|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1982-10-01||2014-09-18||11676|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1982-10-01||2013-12-11||11395|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1982-10||2013-12|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1983||2014|
|Field/Lab water-quality samples||1999-05-18||1999-09-02||3|
Additional Data Sources
|Instantaneous-Data Archive **offsite**||1986-10-01||2007-09-30||311685|
|Annual Water-Data Report (pdf) **offsite**||2006||2013||8|
STATION.--01449000 LEHIGH RIVER AT LEHIGHTON, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`49'45", long 75`42'20", Carbon County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on left bank 190 ft downstream from highway bridge at East Weissport, and 0.3 mi upstream from Mahoning Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--591 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1945 to Sept. 1948 (monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302). October 1982 to current year. Gage height records beginning 1935 are contained in reports of the U.S. Weather Bureau. Miscellaneous measurements, water years 1977-78, 1980-81, and annual maximum, 1982.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 444.26 ft above sea level. Prior to August 1970, at same site at datum 2.0 ft higher. Prior to December 1982, nonrecording gage at highway bridge 190 ft upstream at same datum.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National Weather Service river forecast station flood stage provided to USGS April 1999 is 10 feet.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.