--03081000 YOUGHIOGHENY RIVER BELOW
--Lat 39`49'39", long
79`22'22", Fayette County, Hydrologic Unit 05020006, on left
bank 1.0 mi downstream from Casselman River, 1.5 mi northwest of
Confluence, and at mile 72.0.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--June 1940 to current year. Monthly
discharge only for June 1940, published in WSP 1305.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,302.77
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
--Flow regulated since 1925 by Deep Creek
Reservoir and since 1943 by Youghiogheny River Lake 1.7 mi upstream.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite telemeter at station.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.
--Flood of Mar. 17,
or 18, 1936 reached a stage of 21.6 ft, from floodmarks, discharge,
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS:
Action stage-7 ft; Flood stage-12 ft;
Moderate flood stage-14 ft; Major flood stage-17 ft.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.