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  • USGS 01567000 Juniata River at Newport, PA


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    Station gage imageSTATION.--01567000 JUNIATA RIVER AT NEWPORT, PA
    LOCATION.--Lat 40`28'42", long 77`07'46", Perry County, Hydrologic Unit 02050304, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on State Highway 34 at Newport and 1,000 ft upstream from Little Buffalo Creek.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--3,354 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 1899 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 363.93 ft above sea level. Prior to July 16, 1929, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
    Supplied by USGS: Data transmitter operational limit - 37.2 ft;
    Supplied by NWS: Action stage-17 ft; Flood stage-22 ft, backwater from tributary streams affects basements of a number of homes; Moderate flood stage-25 ft, the left, or north, bank overflows; first floor floods of several homes in low lying areas; Major flood stage-30 ft, the right, or south bank overflows; streets begin to be affected by high water; most of business district and a large residential area are affected;
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of June 1, 1889, reached a stage of 35.9 ft, from floodmarks, discharge, 209,000 ft3/s, from rating curve extended above 100,000 ft3/s.
    COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Geological Survey through the National Streamflow Information Program.
    Water-quality parameters at this station can vary substantially at different location in the river. Therefore, water-quality data displayed here characterizes conditions only at the location where water-quality equipment is deployed.
    This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 6 Available Parameters for this site
    00010 Temperature, water 2008-05-09  2014-09-02
    00095 Specific cond at 25C 2008-05-09  2014-09-02
    00065 Gage height 2014-05-04  2014-09-02
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-02
    00300 Dissolved oxygen 2014-05-04  2014-09-02
    00400 pH 2014-05-04  2014-09-02

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    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

    Most recent instantaneous value: 24.3   09-02-2014  00:00 EDT
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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.83   09-02-2014  00:00 EDT
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 1,340   09-02-2014  00:00 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 2 based on 41 years of record more
    Median Mean Most Recent
    Value Sep 2
    625 756 939 1260 1340 1480 4070