USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
01451800 JORDAN CREEK NEAR SCHNECKSVILLE, PA
LOCATION - Lat 40°39'42", long 75°37'38" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Lehigh County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on left bank 54 ft downstream from wooden covered bridge at Trexler-Lehigh County Game Preserve, 1.0 mi downstream from Mill Creek, and 1.1 mi southwest of Schnecksville.
DRAINAGE AREA - 53 mi².
- WDR PA-90-1: 1989.
PERIOD OF RECORD - February 1966 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Concrete control was removed June 16, 2015. Datum of gage is 381.16 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Oct. 2, 1973, non-recording gage at bridge 54 ft upstream at same datum. Satellite telemetry at station.
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 and the U.S. Geological Survey.
PERIOD OF DAILY RECORD - October 2019 to current.
COOPERATION - Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Geological Survey.
INSTRUMENTATION - Specific conductance and water temperature sonde interfaced with a data collection platform, logging at 15-minute interval.