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USGS 03021520 French Creek near Union City, PA


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LOCATION.--Lat 41`54'28", long 79`53'49", Erie County, Hydrologic Unit 05010004.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1909 to S eptember 1991; October 2005 to September 2009, discharge measurements only; 2010 to current year, continuous discharge record.
DRAINAGE AREA.--221 square miles.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and heated tipping bucket precipitation gage. Datum of gage is 1,191.16 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry atstation.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District.
REMARKS.--Flood flow regulated since October 1971 by Union City Reservoir, 0.9 miles upstream.
This station managed by the PAWSC Pittsburgh Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
2009-10-01  2020-04-03
2009-10-01  2020-04-03


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Summary of all available data for this site
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 970 04-03-2020   20:45 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Apr 3 based on 30 water years of record more
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Value Apr 3
Median Mean 75th
167 709 970 1050 1060 1350 1970

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.77 04-03-2020   20:45 EDT
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