USGS 03029000 Clarion River at Ridgway, PA
REMARKS.--Daily discharge not available.
STATION.--03029000 CLARION RIVER AT RIDGWAY, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 41`25'15", long
78`44'10", Elk County, Hydrologic Unit 05010005, at bridge on
State Highway 948 in Ridgway, 300 ft below the mouth of Elk
DRAINAGE AREA.--303 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--1940 to 1953 (continuous-record
gaging station), 1954 to 1993 (measurements only), 1994 to current year
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and heated tipping bucket
precipitation gage. Datum of gage is 1,354.88 ft above National
Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by Brookfield Power.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated since June 1952 by East
Branch Clarion River Lake and at low flow by industrial plant above
station. Daily discharge not available.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-11 ft; Flood stage-16
ft; Moderate flood stage-18 ft; Major flood stage-20 ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC Pittsburgh Field Office.
Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
Most recent instantaneous value: 396 08-18-2018 17:00 EDT
Most recent instantaneous value: 3.60 08-18-2018 17:00 EDT