Funding for this site is provided by:
--01534300 LACKAWANNA RIVER NEAR FOREST
--Lat 41`40'47", long
75`28'20", Susquehanna County, Hydrologic Unit 02050107, on
left bank 1,600 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 171, 1.3 mi
downstream from Stillwater Dam, 1.6 mi downstream from confluence of
East and West Branches, and 2.2 mi north of Forest City.
--38.8 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1958 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,551.28
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Prior to Dec. 11,
1958, non-recording gage at same site and datum. Satellite telemetry at
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District,
the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 17.4 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 18.8 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.