Funding for this site is provided by:
--01547700 MARSH CREEK AT BLANCHARD,
--Lat 41`03'34", long
77`36'22", Centre County, Hydrologic Unit 02050204, on right
bank 20 ft downstream from highway bridge on SR 1002, 0.5 mi southwest
of Blanchard, 0.6 mi downstream from bridge on State Highway 150, and
0.6 mi upstream from mouth.
--44.1 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1955 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 586.16 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Prior to Aug. 31, 1956, non-recording gage at site 20 ft upstream
at same datum.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
and the U.S. Geological Survey.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit - 16.0 ft; Data transmitter operational
limit - 17.4 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.