--01547500 BALD EAGLE CREEK AT BLANCHARD,
--Lat 41`03'06", long
77`36'17", Centre County, Hydrologic Unit 02050204, on left
bank 0.4 mi downstream from Foster Joseph Sayers Dam, 0.7 mi upstream
from Marsh Creek, and 0.9 mi south of Blanchard.
--339 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--May 1954 to current year. Prior to
October 1967, published as North Bald Eagle Creek at Blanchard.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 579.79
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District and
the U.S. Geological Survey.
--Flow regulated since March 1971 by Foster
Joseph Sayers Dam (station 01547480).
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
|The 15-minute water-quality data for this station are
temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Time series
data will NOT be available for retrieval following the 120-day
display period. Instrumentation is routinely inspected and
calibrated. However, other quality assurance measures are not
performed that would make the data acceptable for archival,
retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 16.9 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 18.3 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.