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USGS 03029000 Clarion River at Ridgway, PA

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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 Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--303 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--1940 to 1953 (continuous-record gaging station), 1954 to 1993 (measurements only), 1994 to current year (peak discharge).
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 prior to Oct 1, 2017.
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.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 2017-10-01  2018-11-15
00065 Gage height 2017-10-01  2018-11-15

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Most recent instantaneous value: 846 11-15-2018   00:00 EST
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