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  • USGS 01578475 Octoraro Creek near Richardsmere, MD

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    Station gage imageSTATION.--01578475 OCTORARO CREEK NEAR RICHARDSMERE, MD
    LOCATION.--Lat 39`42'24", long 76`06'56", Cecil County, MD, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, at single-span steel-truss bridge on New Bridge Road, 1.0 mi south of PA-MD state line, 1.3 mi northeast of Richardsmere, and 2.5 mi east of Rock Springs, MD.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--177 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--December 19, 2005 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 120 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map.
    REMARKS.--Satellite telemetry at station.
    COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection the Susquehanna River Basin Commission. Records of diversion supplied by Chester Water Authority.
    This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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    00065 Gage height 2014-05-04  2014-09-01
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-01

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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.14   09-01-2014  06:45 EDT
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 214   09-01-2014  06:45 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 1 based on 8 years of record more
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    43 46 67 101 171 204 214