--01472198 PERKIOMEN CREEK AT EAST
--Lat 40`23'38", long
75`30'57", Montgomery County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on
right bank 100 ft upstream from bridge on Church Road, 0.9 mi upstream
from Molasses Creek, and 1.0 mi southwest of East Greenville.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1981 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 288.50
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and
land-line telemetry at station.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 18.5 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 22.1 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-3 ft; Flood stage-4 ft,
at 4.25 ft, Water Street is closed between Rte 29 and State Street;
Moderate flood stage-7 ft; Major flood stage-9 ft.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.