--01545800 WEST BRANCH SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT
LOCK HAVEN, PA
--Lat 41`08'17", long
77`26'32", Clinton County, Hydrologic Unit 02050203, on right
bank 1250 ft downstream from Jay Street bridge, and 2.1 mi upstream
from Bald Eagle Creek.
--3,345 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--1975 to current year.
--Datum of gage is 534.519 ft above North
American Vertical Datum of 1988.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
--Daily discharge not available.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 40.9 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 42.3 ft; 39 feet at top of levee.
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-17 ft, monitor for
rising waters; homes downstream along Antes Creek affected; Flood
stage-21 ft, the right or south bank overflows in areas not protected
by levee system; Moderate flood stage-23 ft, considerable flooding if
levee not in place; Major flood stage-25 ft, numerous homes and
businesses would be flooded if levee not in place.