USGS Water-Year Summary 2019
01552000 LOYALSOCK CREEK AT LOYALSOCKVILLE, PA
LOCATION - Lat 41°19'30", long 76°54'46" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Lycoming County, PA, Hydrologic Unit 02050206, on right bank 30 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 973 at Loyalsockville, 2.5 mi downstream from Wallis Run, and 7.3 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 435 mi².
- WSP 871: 1938(M). WSP 1051: 1926(M), 1933(M), 1936(M). WSP 1302: 1926-30. WSP 1502: 1932-33, 1935(M), 1937(M). WDR PA-99-2: Drainage area, 1972(M). WDR PA-02-2: 1926-95(M).
PERIOD OF RECORD - August 1925 to September 1974, October 1975 to current year. Prior to October 1925, monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302. Prior to October 1969, published as "at Loyalsock".
GAGE - Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and weighing bucket precipitation gage. Datum of gage is 586.33 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Aug 1925 to Sep 16, 1926, non-recording gage, and Sep 17, 1926, to Jun 13, 1988, water-stage recorder at site 500 feet downstream on left bank at same datum. Satellite and landline telemetry at station.
COOPERATION - Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of Sep 26, 1975, reached a stage of 14.50 ft, from floodmark, discharge, 46,000 ft³/s.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2002 to current year.
COOPERATION - Water-quality samples were collected as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Water-Quality Network (WQN) with cooperation from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.