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  • USGS 01451800 Jordan Creek near Schnecksville, PA


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    Station gage imageSTATION.--01451800 JORDAN CREEK NEAR SCHNECKSVILLE, PA
    LOCATION.--Lat 40`39'42", long 75`37'38", Lehigh County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on left bank 54 ft downstream from wooden covered bridge at Trexler-Lehigh County Game Preserve, 1.0 mi downstream from Mill Creek, and 1.1 mi southwest of Schnecksville.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--53.0 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--February 1966 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage and concrete control. Elevation of gage is 381.16 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to Oct. 2, 1973, non-recording gage at bridge 54 ft upstream at same datum. Satellite telemetry at station.
    Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 12.7 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 13.6 ft;
    Supplied by NWS: No flood stage has been determined for this station.
    COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.
    This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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    00065 Gage height 2014-04-25  2014-08-23
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-23

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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2.84   08-23-2014  07:00 EDT
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 33   08-23-2014  07:00 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 23 based on 48 years of record more
    Median 75th
    Most Recent
    Value Aug 23
    Mean Max
    1.7 9.0 18 31 33 41 433