--01545500 WEST BRANCH SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT
--Lat 41`l9'28", long
77`45'03", Clinton County, Hydrologic Unit 02050203, on right
bank at abandoned Eighth Street bridge abutment at South Renovo, and
1.0 mi upstream from Paddy Run.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1907 to current year. Gage
height records collected July 1895 to December 1903 and October 1905 to
September 1974 are contained in reports of U.S. Weather Bureau.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 634.19
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Mar. 17,
1930, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.
known prior to 1895, 27.3 ft, June 1, 1889, from floodmark, discharge,
about 211,000 ft3/s.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS:
Action stage-12 ft; Flood stage-16
ft; Moderate flood stage-18 ft; Major flood stage-22 ft.
--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,
the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, and the U.S.
Geological Survey through the National Streamflow Information Program
and the Cooperative Water Program.