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USGS 01653600 PISCATAWAY CREEK AT PISCATAWAY, MD

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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NOTICE (07/2/2018)--As of July 1, 2018, data collection at this streamgage has been discontinued due to funding reductions from local agencies. Although historical data will remain accessible, no new data will be collected. Users who are interested in funding for the non-Federal share of costs to continue operation of this streamgage should contact Jon Dillow of the USGS Maryland-Delaware-DC Water Science Center (Phone: 443-498-5525, Email: jjdillow@usgs.gov).

LOCATION.--Lat 38°42'20.8", long 76°57'58.3", Prince Georges County, Hydrologic Unit 02070010,
   at downstream side of bridge on State Highway 223, at Piscataway, 0.4 mi upstream from
   Tinker Creek, and 4.8 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--39.5 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1965 to September 2005, October 2006 to June 2018 (discontinued).
REVISIONS HISTORY.--https://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/dv/?site_no=01653600: 2007-2014
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage and concrete control. Datum of gage is 7.63 ft above 
    North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to April 28, 2016 gage located on left bank, 75 ft downstream
   at same gage datum.
REMARKS.--U.S. Geological Survey satellite data-collection platform at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 8,500 ft3/s, September 6, 1979.
   Maximum gage height, 13.15 ft, August 12, 2014. Minimum discharge, 0.0 ft3/s, no flow at times
   in 1966, 1970, 1977, 1980-83, 1985-89, 1991-95, 1997-99, 2002, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Maryland Geological
   Survey, and the U.S. Geological Survey.
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This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center Baltimore office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2018-07-01
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2018-07-01

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*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.