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--01432110 LACKAWAXEN RIVER AT ROWLAND,
--Lat 41`28'33", long
75`02'12", Pike County, Hydrologic Unit 02040104, on concrete
highway bridge on SR 1003, at river mile 4.02, 0.5 mi east of
--589 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--Water year 1949 (low-flow
partial-record station), water years 1989 to 2007 (miscellaneous
measurements), July 2007 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and
water-quality monitor. Datum of gage is 668.83 ft above North American
Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to October 1988, gage located at lat
41°28'19", long 75°02'25", 0.3 mi upstream at
different datum. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Pennsylvania
Department of Environmental Protection and Brookfield Renewable.
--Regulation since 1960 by Prompton Reservoir
(station 01428900) 14.9 mi upstream, and at high flow since 1959 by
General Edgar Jadwin Reservoir (station 01429400) 13 mi upstream, and
since 1929 from Wallenpaupack Lake (station 01431700) 8 mi upstream.
The levels of the Lackawaxen River below the plant are subject to rapid
elevation changes from the hydroelectic plant. When operating at full
capacity, generators at the plant can discharge 46 million gallons
(1,708 cubic feet per second) of water each hour into the Lackawaxen
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Data transmitter operational limit -
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.