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USGS 01478950 PIKE CREEK NEAR NEWARK, DE

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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LOCATION.--Lat 39°42'24.8", long 75°41'42.3", New Castle County, DE, Hydrologic Unit 02040205, on left
bank, downstream of highway bridge on Upper Pike Creek Road, 2.7 mi northeast of Newark, and 0.8 mi upsteam from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--5.89 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--Annual maximum, water years 1969-75. October 2019 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 41.51 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988.
October 2019 to September 2020, datum of gage was published as 49.0 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. November 1968 to September 1975, non-recording gage at site 0.35 mi downstream, on right upstream wingwall of bridge on State Highway 2, at datum 30.96 ft above National Geodetic
Vertical Datum of 1929.
REMARKS.--U.S. Geological Survey satellite data-collection platform at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 2,550 ft3/s, July 28, 1969, gage height, 9.15 ft, at site and datum then in use.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Geological Survey.
This station managed by the MD-DE-DC Water Science Center Dover office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2019-10-02  2022-06-29
2019-10-01  2022-06-29
2019-10-01  2022-06-29
2019-10-02  2022-06-29







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 22.0 06-29-2022   21:30 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.68 06-29-2022   21:40 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jun 29 based on 2 water years of record more
Min
(2020)
Mean Median Max
(2021)
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Jun 29
2.86 3.2 3.2 3.57 3.68


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.49 06-29-2022   21:40 EDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 324 06-29-2022   21:30 EDT
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