--01449800 POHOPOCO CREEK BELOW BELTZVILLE
LAKE NEAR PARRYVILLE, PA
--Lat 40`50'44", long
75`38'46", Carbon County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right
bank 0.1 mi upstream from Sawmill Run, 0.4 mi downstream from
Beltzville Dam, 1.3 mi upstream from Bull Run, and 2.3 mi northeast of
--96.4 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1967 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage,
water-quality monitor, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 492.05 ft
above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and landline
telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District,
and the U.S. Geological Survey.
--Flow regulated for entire period of record
by Wild Creek Reservoir, Penn Forest Reservoir, and Beltzville Lake.
Diversion upstream from Tunhannock Creek to Wild Creek Basin since
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
|The 15-minute water-quality data for this station are
temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time series
data will NOT be available for retrieval following the 120-day
display period. Instrumentation is routinely inspected and
calibrated. However, other quality assurance measures are not
performed that would make the data acceptable for archival,
retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 8.3 ft; Data transmitter operational
limit - 9.7 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-4.5 ft; Flood stage-5.5
ft; Moderate flood stage-6 ft; Major flood stage-7 ft;