--01563200 RAYSTOWN BRANCH JUNIATA RIVER
BELOW RAYSTOWN DAM NEAR HUNTINGDON, PA
--Lat 40`25'44", long
77`59'29", Huntingdon County, Hydrologic Unit 02050303, on
left bank 1.0 mi downstream from Raystown Dam on Township Route 430,
4.0 mi south of Huntingdon, and 4.7 mi upstream from mouth.
--960 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--January 1946 to current year. Prior
to October 1946 monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302. Prior to
Oct. 1, l969, published as Raystown Branch Juniata River near
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 597.36
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of
Engineers benchmark). Prior to Oct. 1, 1969, water-stage recorder at
site 4.3 mi upstream at datum 22.72 ft higher.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District,
the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S.
Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
|The 15-minute water-quality data for this station are
temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time series
data will NOT be available for retrieval following the 120-day
display period. Instrumentation is routinely inspected and
calibrated. However, other quality assurance measures are not
performed that would make the data acceptable for archival,
retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 20.4 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 21.4 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.