Funding for this site is provided by:
--03032500 REDBANK CREEK AT ST. CHARLES,
--Lat 40`59'40", long
79`23'40", Armstrong County, Hydrologic Unit 05010006, on left
bank 400 ft downstream from highway bridge on SR 1005 at St. Charles,
0.3 mi downstream from Leatherwood Creek, and 3 mi west of New
--528 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--Annual maximums, water years
1910-18. October 1918 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some
periods, published in WSP 1305. Figures of daily discharge for November
1920 to June 1921, published in WSP 523, are unreliable and should not
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 973.14 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Satellite telemetry at station. Prior to July 10, 1940,
non-recording gage at site 500 ft upstream at datum 3.10 ft
--Funding for the operation of this
station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental
Protection, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, and
the U.S. Geological Survey.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS:
Action stage-14.1 ft; Flood stage-17
ft; Moderate flood stage-20 ft; Major flood stage-22 ft.