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USGS 01575500 Codorus Creek near York, PA


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Station gage imageSTATION.--01575500 CODORUS CREEK NEAR YORK, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 39`56'46", long 76`45'20", York County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, on left bank 0.5 mi upstream from bridge on Richland Avenue (SR 3054), 2.0 mi downstream from South Branch Codorus Creek, and 2.0 mi southwest of York.
DRAINAGE AREA.--222 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1940 to current year. October 1915 to August 1923, and August 1926 to September 1932 (gage heights and discharge measurements only), in reports of Pennsylvania Department of Forests and Waters. Published as "at York" 1915-32.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 356.39 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers bench mark). Prior to Sept. 30, 1932, non-recording gage at site 1.6 mi downstream at different datum. Satellite and landline telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Records of diversion provided by York Water Co. from 1940 to 1996. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District.
REMARKS.--Daily discharge not available.
Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 24.5 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 25.4 ft.
Supplied by NWS: No flood stage has been determined for this station.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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00060 Discharge 2015-06-06  2015-10-04
00065 Gage height 2015-06-06  2015-10-04

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Most recent instantaneous value: 496   10-04-2015  05:00 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 4 based on 56 years of record more
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17 40 64 98 104 496 1020

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Most recent instantaneous value: 3.59   10-04-2015  05:00 EDT
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