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USGS 01473169 Valley Creek at PA Turnpike Br near Valley Forge

  Stream Site

DESCRIPTION:
Latitude 40°04'45",   Longitude 75°27'40"   NAD27
Chester County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 02040203
Drainage area: 20.8 square miles
Contributing drainage area: 20.8 square miles,
Datum of gage: 108.62 feet above   NGVD29.
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    1990-10-31  2018-11-17  
 Daily Data
    Precipitation, total, inches  2005-10-01  2018-11-15  4759 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1982-10-01  2018-11-15  13195 
    Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)  2007-09-30  2018-11-16  11774 
    Suspended sediment discharge, short tons per day  2008-09-30  2016-09-30  2923 
 Daily Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1982-10-01  2018-06-27 13054 
    Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)  2007-09-30  2018-09-28 3879 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1982-10  2018-06  
    Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)  2007-09  2018-09  
 Annual Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1983  2018  
    Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)  2007  2018  
 Peak streamflow 1983-03-21  2016-12-01  35 
 Field measurements 1982-10-15  2018-10-10  317 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1984-08-22  2018-10-23  1515 
 Water-Year Summary 2006  2018  13 
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