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USGS 03049000 Buffalo Creek near Freeport, PA

  Stream Site

DESCRIPTION:
Latitude 40°42'59.2",   Longitude 79°41'59.7"   NAD83
Butler County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 05010009
Drainage area: 137 square miles
Datum of gage: 792.00 feet above   NGVD29.
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    2007-10-01  2014-10-25  
 Daily Data
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1940-10-01  2014-10-24  27052 
 Daily Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1940-10-01  2014-06-04 26910 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1940-10  2014-06  
 Annual Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1941  2014  
 Peak streamflow 1941-08-15  2013-08-28  73 
 Field measurements 1940-10-30  2014-10-14  732 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1963-10-24  1995-07-27  2 

Additional Data Sources

Begin Date

End Date

Count
 Instantaneous-Data Archive  **offsite** 1991-10-01  2007-09-30  398871 
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.--03049000 BUFFALO CREEK NEAR FREEPORT, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`42'57", long 79`41'59", Butler County, Hydrologic Unit 05010009, on right bank 0.6 mi upstream from Little Buffalo Creek and 3 mi north of Freeport.
DRAINAGE AREA.--137 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1940 to current year. Monthly discharge only for October 1940, published in WSP 1305.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 792 ft above sea level, by barometer. Prior to July 19, 1962, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.