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USGS 03077500 Youghiogheny River at Youghiogheny River Dam, PA


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LOCATION.--Lat 39`48'19", long 79`21'52", Somerset County, Hydrologic Unit 05020006.
DRAINAGE AREA.--436 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--September 1904 to September 1913 (gage heights only), October 1939 to September 1991, 2005 -2008 (discharge measurements only), 2009 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and acoustic Doppler velocity meter (installed October 2011). Elevation of gage is 1,310.17 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District.
REMARKS.--Flow regulated since 1925 by Deep Creek Reservoir and since 1943 by Youghiogheny River Lake 0.2 mi. upstream.
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All 5 Available Parameters for this site
00010 Temperature, water 2007-10-01  2019-06-24
00011 Temperature, water 2011-10-01  2019-06-24
00060 Discharge 2009-10-01  2019-06-24
00065 Gage height 2008-10-01  2019-06-24
00065 Gage height [Auxillary Stage] 2019-02-24  2019-06-24

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Most recent instantaneous value: 12.5 06-24-2019   09:15 EDT
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