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USGS 01472199 West Branch Perkiomen Creek at Hillegass, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01472199 WEST BRANCH PERKIOMEN CREEK AT HILLEGASS, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`22'26", long 75`31'22", Montgomery County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on left bank 0.3 mi downstream from bridge on private road, and 0.5 mi north of Hillegass.
DRAINAGE AREA.--23.0 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1981 to current year. Prior to October 1992, published as "Northwest Branch".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 290.00 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and land-line telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 13.2 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 17.2 ft;
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-4 ft; Flood stage-5 ft; Moderate flood stage-6 ft; Major flood stage-8 ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2007-10-01  2021-09-17
2007-10-01  2021-09-17







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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 19.4 09-17-2021   07:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 17 based on 39 water years of record more
Min
(2016)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 17
75th
percen-
tile
Mean Max
(1999)
4.09 7.3 11 19.4 22 26 252


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.07 09-17-2021   07:15 EDT
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