--01557500 BALD EAGLE CREEK AT TYRONE,
--Lat 40`41'01", long
78`14'02", Blair County, Hydrologic Unit 02050302, on left
bank 0.2 mi upstream from highway bridge on SR 220 at Tyrone, 0.2 mi
upstream from Laurel Run, and 1.3 mi upstream from mouth.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1944 to current year. Prior
to October 1967, published as South Bald Eagle Creek at Tyrone.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 921.80
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Dam of 1929. Oct. 1, 1944 to Nov.
15, 1950, water-stage recorder, and Nov. 16, 1950 to Nov. 30, 1952,
nonrecording gage at site 0.5 mi downstream at datum 17.99 ft
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 14.8 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 15.8 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.
--Prior to Nov. 30, 1952, daily discharges
were affected by West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company diversion.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.
known, about 15 ft, Mar. 17 or 18, 1936, site and datum in use prior to
Dec. 1, 1952.
--Station operated 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.