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USGS 01563200 Rays Br Juniata R bl Rays Dam nr Huntingdon, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01563200 RAYSTOWN BRANCH JUNIATA RIVER BELOW RAYSTOWN DAM NEAR HUNTINGDON, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`25'44", long 77`59'29", Huntingdon County, Hydrologic Unit 02050303, on left bank 1.0 mi downstream from Raystown Dam on Township Route 430, 4.0 mi south of Huntingdon, and 4.7 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--960 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1946 to current year. Prior to October 1946 monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302. Prior to Oct. 1, 1969, published as Raystown Branch Juniata River near Huntingdon.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 597.36 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers benchmark). Prior to Oct. 1, 1969, water-stage recorder at site 4.3 mi upstream at datum 22.72 ft higher.
COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated since October 1972 by Raystown Dam (station 01563100).
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS: Maximum recordable gage height (stage sensor operational limit) - 20.4 ft; Data transmitter operational limit - 21.4 ft;
Supplied by NWS: No flood stage has been determined for this station.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2017-10-01  2021-09-26
1985-10-01  2021-09-26
2007-10-01  2021-09-26







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 21.4 09-26-2021   21:30 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1670 09-26-2021   21:30 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 26 based on 48 water years of record more
Min
(1973)
25th
percen-
tile
Median 75th
percen-
tile
Mean Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Sep 26
Max
(2018)
133 204 207 293 795 1670 12800


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