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[!] Over the next year, the USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center will be updating the geodetic vertical elevation (gage datum) for many locations. Click HERE for additional information including a current list of streamgages with upcoming datum changes. This update in gage datum does not affect the location of the streamgage, nor the observed local gage height or discharge recorded at the streamgage.




USGS 01576754 Conestoga River at Conestoga, PA

  Stream Site

DESCRIPTION:
Latitude 39°56'47",   Longitude 76°22'05"   NAD27
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Hydrologic Unit 02050306
Drainage area: 470 square miles
Contributing drainage area: 470 square miles,
Datum of gage: 180.45 feet above   NGVD29.
AVAILABLE DATA:
Data Type Begin Date End Date Count
 Current / Historical Observations     (availability statement)    1984-11-28  2024-07-13  
 Daily Data
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1984-10-01  2024-07-12  14530 
 Daily Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1984-10-01  2023-10-17 14261 
 Monthly Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1984-10  2023-10  
 Annual Statistics 
    Discharge, cubic feet per second  1985  2024  
 Peak streamflow 1985-02-12  2023-05-01  39 
 Field measurements 1984-11-19  2024-06-04  307 
 Field/Lab water-quality samples 1984-10-22  2021-09-07  882 
 Water-Year Summary 2006  2023  18 
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