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USGS 03047000 Loyalhanna Creek at Loyalhanna Dam, PA

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Station gage imageSTATION.--03047000 LOYALHANNA CREEK AT LOYALHANNA DAM, PA.
LOCATION.--Lat 40`27'32", long 79`26'58", Westmoreland County, Hydrologic Unit 05010008, on left bank 1,030 ft downstream from Loyalhanna Dam, 1.8 mi south of Saltsburg and 4.7 mi upstream from confluence with Conemaugh River.
DRAINAGE AREA.--290 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--1940-1991, 2005-2009 (discharge measurements only), 2010 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 889.38 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (U. S. Army Corps of Engineers benchmark). Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS: Flood stage-5.5 ft
REMARKS.--Flow completely regulated by Loyalhanna Lake (Station 03046850), 0.2 mi. upstream, and Latrobe Reservoir, combined capacity 99,000 acre-ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC Pittsburgh Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 4 Available Parameters for this site
  
00010 Temperature, water 2007-10-01  2019-05-19
00060 Discharge 2009-10-01  2019-05-19
00065 Gage height [GAGE HEIGHT 2] 2016-05-19  2019-05-19
00065 Gage height 2009-10-01  2019-05-19

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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 14.8 05-19-2019   21:45 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 960 05-19-2019   21:45 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for May 19 based on 61 years of record more
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109 273 452 694 960 1120 2820


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.49 05-19-2019   21:45 EDT
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Gage height, feet, [GAGE HEIGHT 2]

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.49 05-19-2019   21:45 EDT
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