USGS 01553990 Susquehanna River above Dam at Sunbury, PA
STATION.--01553990 SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT SUNBURY -
AUXILIARY (STAGE ONLY)
LOCATION.--Lat 40`51'10", long
76`48'10", Northumberland County, Hydrologic Unit 02050301, on
left bank on streamward side of floodwall, about 400 ft upstream from
highway bridge (SR 61) at Sunbury, 0.8 mi upstream from Shamokin Creek,
and 1.8 mi downstream from West Branch Susquehanna River.
DRAINAGE AREA.--18,300 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2006 to current year. Gage
height records for Oct 1990 to Sept 2006 are available from the USGS
Pennsylvania Water Science Center.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 419.66
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry
COOPERATION.--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.
REMARKS.--Gage acts as an auxiliary gage, using the
gage height to compute slope discharges at upstream sites 01540500 and
This station managed by the PAWSC Williamsport Field Office.
Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
Most recent instantaneous value: 3.62 02-21-2019 04:00 EST