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USGS 01451500 Little Lehigh Creek near Allentown, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01451500 LITTLE LEHIGH CREEK NEAR ALLENTOWN, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`34'56", long 75`29'00", Lehigh County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on Lehigh Parkway in Allentown, 0.8 mi upstream from Cedar Creek, and 2.9 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--80.8 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1945 to current year. Prior to October 1946, published as "at Allentown".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage and masonry control. Datum of gage is 253.41 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 10.8 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 11.8 ft;
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-5 ft; Flood stage-6 ft; Moderate flood stage-8 ft; Major flood stage-10 ft.
COOPERATION.--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 Cooperative Water Program.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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00065 Gage height 2014-06-01  2014-09-30
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-30

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Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.05   09-30-2014  01:30 EDT
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Most recent instantaneous value: 71   09-30-2014  01:30 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 30 based on 68 years of record more
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29 45 59 71 79 84 428