--01451800 JORDAN CREEK NEAR SCHNECKSVILLE,
--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.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--February 1966 to current
--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.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
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.
--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.