--01449800 POHOPOCO CREEK BELOW BELTZVILLE
LAKE NEAR PARRYVILLE, PA
--Lat 40`50'44", long
75`38'46", Carbon County, Hydrologic Unit 02040106, on right
bank 0.1 mi upstream from Sawmill Run, 0.4 mi downstream from
Beltzville Dam, 1.3 mi upstream from Bull Run, and 2.3 mi northeast of
--96.4 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1967 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage,
water-quality monitor, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 492.05 ft
above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and landline
telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District,
and the U.S. Geological Survey.
--Flow regulated for entire period of record
by Wild Creek Reservoir, Penn Forest Reservoir, and Beltzville Lake.
Diversion upstream from Tunhannock Creek to Wild Creek Basin since
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 8.3 ft; Data transmitter operational
limit - 9.7 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-4.5 ft; Flood stage-5.5
ft; Moderate flood stage-6 ft; Major flood stage-7 ft;