--01575500 CODORUS CREEK NEAR YORK, PA
--Lat 39`56'46", long
76`45'20", York County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, on left bank
0.5 mi upstream from bridge on Richland Avenue (SR 3054), 2.0 mi
downstream from South Branch Codorus Creek, and 2.0 mi southwest of
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--August 1940 to current year.
October 1915 to August 1923, and August 1926 to September 1932 (gage
heights and discharge measurements only), in reports of Pennsylvania
Department of Forests and Waters. Published as "at York"
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 356.39
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of
Engineers bench mark). Prior to Sept. 30, 1932, non-recording gage at
site 1.6 mi downstream at different datum. Satellite and landline
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 - 25.4 ft.
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.
--Daily discharge not available.
--Records of diversion provided by York
Water Co. from 1940 to 1996. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District.