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USGS 01429400 General Edgar Jadwin Reservoir near Honesdale, PA


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LOCATION.--Lat 41`36'44", long 75`15'55", Wayne County, Hydrologic Unit 02040103, at dam on Dyberry Creek, 0.4 upstream from unnamed tributary, 2.4 mi north of Honesdale, and 2.9 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--64.5 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1959 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is U.S. Army Corps of Engineers local project datum. Satellite telemetry at station. Army Corps of Engineers datum).
REMARKS.--Reservoir is formed by earth and rockfill dam with ungated concrete spillway at elevation 1,053.00 ft. Storage began October 1959. Capacity at elevation 1,053.00 ft is 24,500 acre-ft. Reservoir is used for flood control. Regulation is accomplished by discharge through an ungated tunnel.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District.
NOTE: Reservoir is normally dry, used for flood control, DCP begins reporting when pool elevation reaches 990.00 ft (NGVD) and continues transmissions hourly until the pool falls below 990.00 ft (NGVD). During periods of no storage, DCP transmits, on average, once per day, the elevation of water in the stilling well, which does not represent storage.
This station managed by the PAWSC Williamsport Field Office.

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Most recent instantaneous value: 989.26   11-29-2015  11:45 EST
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