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USGS 03082500 Youghiogheny River at Connellsville, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--03082500 YOUGHIOGHENY RIVER AT CONNELLSVILLE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`01'03", long 79`35'38", Fayette County, Hydrologic Unit 05020006, on left bank at downstream side of Crawford Avenue bridge at Connellsville, 1.2 mi upstream from Mounts Creek, and at mile 44.0.
DRAINAGE AREA.--1,326 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 1908 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1305.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 860.13 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Aug. 15, 1928, nonrecording gage, and Aug. 15, 1928 to July 7, 1958, water-stage recorder at same site and datum. July 8, 1958 to Sept. 8, 1959, nonrecording gage at site 0.4 mi downstream at different datum.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-9 ft; Flood stage-12 ft; Moderate flood stage-16 ft; Major flood stage-18 ft.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated since 1925 by Deep Creek Reservoir, since 1943 by Youghiogheny River Lake 29.4 mi upstream, and by several smaller reservoirs above station. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers satellite telemeter at station.
REMARKS.--
The 15-minute precipitation data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time series of 1-hour or cumulative daily values will NOT be available for retrieval following the 120-day display period. Although the instrumentation is calibrated at least once a year, the temporary classification means that documented routine inspections and other quality assurance measures are not performed that would make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive studies.

COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey.Funding for the operation of this streamgage is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S. Geological Survey through the Cooperative Water Program.
This station managed by the PAWSC Pittsburgh Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 7 Available Parameters for this site
  
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-07-28
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-28
00045 Precipitation 2014-03-30  2014-07-28
00010 Temperature, water 2009-11-04  2014-07-28
00095 Specific cond at 25C 2009-11-04  2014-07-28
00400 pH 2009-11-04  2014-07-28
00300 Dissolved oxygen 2009-11-04  2014-07-28

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Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.71   07-28-2014  14:15 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1,160   07-28-2014  14:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 28 based on 89 years of record more
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139 689 927 1160 1200 1400 6610


Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 20.5   07-28-2014  14:15 EDT
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