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  • USGS 01549500 Blockhouse Creek near English Center, PA

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    Station gage imageSTATION.--01549500 BLOCKHOUSE CREEK NEAR ENGLISH CENTER, PA
    LOCATION.--Lat 41`28'25", long 77`13'52", Lycoming County, Hydrologic Unit 02050205, on right bank just downstream from bridge on State Highway 284, 0.7 mi upstream from Blacks Creek, 1.7 mi upstream from confluence with Texas Creek, and 5.0 mi northeast of English Center.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--37.7 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1940 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,041.85 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
    GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
    Supplied by USGS: Data transmitter operational limit - 14 ft;
    Supplied by NWS: No flood stage has been determined for this station.
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Mar. 18, 1936 reached a stage of 9.0 ft, from floodmark, discharge, 5,780 ft3/s, from rating curve extended above 1,200 ft3/s on basis of contracted-opening measurement at gage height 8.81 ft.
    COOPERATION.--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.
    This station managed by the PAWSC Williamsport Field Office.

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    00065 Gage height 2014-04-22  2014-08-20
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-20

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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 0.45   08-20-2014  10:00 EDT
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 8.1   08-20-2014  10:00 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 20 based on 73 years of record more
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    0.40 3.0 4.8 8.1 12 16 341