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USGS 01567000 Juniata River at Newport, PA


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Station gage imageSTATION.--01567000 JUNIATA RIVER AT NEWPORT, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`28'42", long 77`07'46", Perry County, Hydrologic Unit 02050304, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on State Highway 34 at Newport and 1,000 ft upstream from Little Buffalo Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--3,354 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--April 1899 to current year. Water-quality 1944 to 1993 and 2008 to March 2015.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 363.93 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to July 16, 1929, non-recording gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Geological Survey.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated since Oct 1972 by Raystown Dam (station 01563100) about 75 mi upstream.
Water-quality parameters at this station can vary substantially at different location in the river. Therefore, water-quality data displayed here characterizes conditions only at the location where water-quality equipment is deployed.

Supplied by USGS: Data transmitter operational limit - 37.2 ft;
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-17 ft; Flood stage-22 ft, backwater from tributary streams affects basements of a number of homes; Moderate flood stage-25 ft, the left, or north bank overflows; first floor floods of several homes in low lying areas; Major flood stage-30 ft, the right, or south bank overflows; streets begin to be affected by high water; most of business district and a large residential area are affected.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 6 Available Parameters for this site
00010 Temperature, water 2008-05-09  2015-03-26
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2016-10-26
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2016-10-26
00095 Specific cond at 25C 2008-05-09  2015-03-26
00300 Dissolved oxygen 2008-05-13  2015-03-22
00400 pH 2008-05-09  2014-12-25

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 928   10-26-2016   05:00 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 26 based on 44 years of record more
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Median Mean 75th
607 880 928 1130 2770 3260 17800

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.62   10-26-2016   05:00 EDT
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