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USGS 01575900 Chiques Creek near Marietta, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01575900 CHIQUES CREEK NEAR MARIETTA, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`03'46", long 76`30'57", Lancaster County, Hydrologic Unit 02050306, at single-span concrete bridge on SR 23, 400 ft downstream from Little Chiques Creek, and 1.2 mi east of Marietta.
DRAINAGE AREA.--108 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--1989 to current year. Prior to October 2020, published as "Chickies Creek".
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 250 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929, from topographic map. April 2002 to December 2020, non-recording gage at same site and datum.
COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the U.S. Geological Survey.
REMARKS.--There is diurnal regulation at low flow caused by operation of mill upstream.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by USGS: Data transmitter operational limit - 23 ft;
Supplied by NWS: none.
This station managed by the PAWSC New Cumberland Office.

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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 23.3 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 43.4 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 19 based on 3 water years of record more
Min
(2023)
25th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Jul 19
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2021)
39.6 40 43.4 50 54 74 74.2


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.67 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 580 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter

Most recent instantaneous value: 9.3 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units

Most recent instantaneous value: 8.2 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU), [Turbidity]

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.4 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Phosphorus yield, computed by regression equation, pounds per day per square mile

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.27 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Phosphorus, water, unfiltered, pounds of phosphorus per day

Most recent instantaneous value: 28.8 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Nitrate plus nitrite, water, in situ, milligrams per liter as nitrogen, [Qualified]

Most recent instantaneous value: 5.0 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Suspended sediment concentration, water, unfiltered, estimated by regression equation, milligrams per liter

Most recent instantaneous value: 20.0 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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Phosphorus, water, unfiltered, estimated by regression equation, milligrams per liter as phosphorus

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.12 07-19-2024   13:15 EDT
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