--01470779 TULPEHOCKEN CREEK NEAR BERNVILLE,
--Lat 40`24'48", long
76`10'19", Berks County, Hydrologic Unit, 02040203, on left
bank 30 ft downstream from bridge at Kricks Mill, 0.4 mi upstream from
Mill Creek, and 3.5 mi west of Bernville.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--November 1974 to current
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage age, and
water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 311.26 ft above National
Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (Pennsylvania Department of
Transportation datum). Satellite and land-line telemetry at
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 11.4 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 15.2 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.
--Flood of June 1972
reached a stage of about 9.5 ft, from information by local resident,
discharge not determined.
--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, Philadelphia District,
the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S.
Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.