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--03049640 ALLEGHENY RIVER AT LOCK AND DAM NO.
3 AT ACMETONIA, PA
--Lat 40`32'10", long
79`48'54", Westmoreland County, Hydrologic Unit 05010009, on
left bank 15 ft upstream from upper gate on river wall, at river mile
--11,592 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
-- GAGE HEIGHT: October 2015 to
current year. SPECIFIC CONDUCTANCE: October 2004 to current year. WATER
TEMPERATURE: October 2004 to current year. DISSOLVED OXYGEN: October
2004 to current year.
--Datum of gage is 725.8 ft above National
Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Funding for the operation of this
station provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh
--Automated sampler interfaced with a data
collection platform with 60-minute recording interval.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS:
Action stage-15 ft; Flood stage-17
ft; Moderate flood stage-20 ft; Major flood stage-23 ft.