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|Data Type||Begin Date||End Date||Count|
|Current / Historical Observations (availability statement)||2007-10-01||2014-10-25|
|Temperature, water, degrees Celsius||1953-06-25||1956-09-30||2282|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1929-10-01||2014-10-24||31070|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1929-10-01||2014-05-15||30908|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1929-10||2014-05|
|Discharge, cubic feet per second||1930||2014|
|Field/Lab water-quality samples||1962-02-28||2013-06-15||246|
Additional Data Sources
|Instantaneous-Data Archive **offsite**||1985-10-01||2007-09-30||705792|
STATION.--01568000 SHERMAN CREEK AT SHERMANS DALE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`19'24", long 77`10'09", Perry County, Hydrologic Unit 02050305, on left bank on downstream side of bridge on State Highway 34 at Shermans Dale, and 1.2 mi upstream from Fishing Run.
DRAINAGE AREA.--200 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1929 to current year. Prior to October 1962, published as "at Shermandale".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 422.63 ft above sea level. Prior to Jan. 29, 1930, nonrecording gage at same site and datum.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of July 22, 1927, reached a stage of 20.34 ft, from floodmark, discharge, about 44,000 ft3/s.
FLOOD STAGE.--NOAA, National Weather Service river forecast station flood stage provided to USGS April 1999 is 9 feet.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, the National Weather Service, and the U.S. Geological Survey.