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  • USGS 01470960 Tulpehocken Cr at Blue Marsh Damsite near Reading

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    Station gage imageSTATION.--01470960 TULPEHOCKEN CREEK AT BLUE MARSH DAMSITE NEAR READING, PA
    LOCATION.--Lat 40`22'14", long 76`01'32", Berks County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on right bank 1.0 mi upstream from Rebers Bridge and Plum Creek, 1.0 mi east of Blue Marsh, 3.0 mi north of Sinking Spring, and 5.5 mi northeast of Reading. Water-quality sampling site at Rebers Bridge 1.0 mi downstream.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--175 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1965 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 230.06 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (Western Berks Water Authority datum). Prior to Nov. 25, 1974, water-stage recorder at site 0.3 mi downstream at same datum. Satellite and land-line telemetry at station.
    GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
    Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 24.5 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 26.7 ft;
    Supplied by NWS: No flood stage has been determined for this station.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District.
    This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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    All 3 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-01
    00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-09-01
    00010 Temperature, water 2011-09-02  2014-09-01

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 84   09-01-2014  21:00 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 1 based on 35 years of record more
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    37 62 84 90 138 160 1430


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2.62   09-01-2014  21:00 EDT
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    Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

    Most recent instantaneous value: 20.8   09-01-2014  21:00 EDT
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