--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, crest-stage gage, and
concrete control. Datum of gage is 288.50 ft above National Geodetic
Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and land-line telemetry at
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Delaware River Basin Commission.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 18.5 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 22.1 ft;
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.