--01574000 WEST CONEWAGO CREEK NEAR
--Lat 40`04'56", long
76`43'13", York County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, on left bank
500 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 181, 0.6 mi downstream
from Little Conewago Creek, and 1.5 mi north of Manchester.
--510 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1928 to current year. Prior
to October 1931, published as Conewago Creek near Manchester.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 263.68
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
--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 National Streamflow
Information Program and the Cooperative Water Program.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 28.2 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 28.7 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.