Funding for this site is provided by:
--01557500 BALD EAGLE CREEK AT TYRONE,
--Lat 40`41'01", long
78`14'02", Blair County, Hydrologic Unit 02050302, on left
bank 0.2 mi upstream from highway bridge on SR 220 at Tyrone, 0.2 mi
upstream from Laurel Run, and 1.3 mi upstream from mouth.
--44.1 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1944 to current year. Prior
to October 1967, published as South Bald Eagle Creek at Tyrone.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 921.80 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Oct. 1, 1944 to Nov. 15, 1950, water-stage recorder, and Nov. 16,
1950 to Nov. 30, 1952, non-recording gage at site 0.5 mi downstream at
datum 17.99 ft lower.
--Station operated 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.
--Prior to Nov. 30, 1952, daily discharges
were affected by West Virginia Pulp and Paper Company diversion.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 14.8 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 15.8 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.