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--03047000 LOYALHANNA CREEK AT LOYALHANNA
--Lat 40`27'32", long
79`26'58", Westmoreland County, Hydrologic Unit 05010008, on
left bank 1,030 ft downstream from Loyalhanna Dam, 1.8 mi south of
Saltsburg and 4.7 mi upstream from confluence with Conemaugh
--290 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--1940-1991, 2005-2009 (discharge
measurements only), 2010 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is
889.38 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U. S. Army
Corps of Engineers benchmark). Satellite telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS:
Flood stage-5.5 ft
--Flow completely regulated by Loyalhanna Lake
(Station 03046850), 0.2 mi. upstream, and Latrobe Reservoir, combined
capacity 99,000 acre-ft.