--01547200 BALD EAGLE CREEK BELOW SPRING
CREEK AT MILESBURG, PA
--Lat 40`56'35", long
77`47'12", Centre County, Hydrologic Unit 02050204, on right
bank 130 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 144 at Milesburg,
and 250 ft downstream from Spring Creek.
--265 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1955 to current year. Prior
to October 1967, published as North Bald Eagle Creek below Spring Creek
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 682.49
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Aug. 31,
1956, non-recording gage at site 130 ft upstream at same datum.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District,
the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S.
Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 14.3 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 15.7 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.