Funding for this site is provided by:
The control for
this site is undergoing modification beginning February 7, 2022. The
monitored pool will partially recede and the recorded stage will be
lower than historic values. The computed discharge will not be
available until sufficient field data is gathered to re-establish a new
--01472198 PERKIOMEN CREEK AT EAST
--Lat 40`23'38", long
75`30'57", Montgomery County, Hydrologic Unit 02040203, on
right bank 100 ft upstream from bridge on Church Road, 0.9 mi upstream
from Molasses Creek, and 1.0 mi southwest of East Greenville.
--38.0 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1981 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 286.50 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Prior to February 7, 2022, gage included broad-crested concrete
control at datum 2.0 ft higher. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-3 ft; Flood stage-4 ft,
at 4.25 ft, Water Street is closed between Rte 29 and State Street;
Moderate flood stage-7 ft; Major flood stage-9 ft.