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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
  
2007-10-01  2019-12-14
2007-10-01  2019-12-14
2016-12-14  2019-12-14
2007-10-01  2019-12-14







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 4.0 12-14-2019   21:45 EST
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 1440 12-14-2019   21:45 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 14 based on 61 water years of record more
Min
(1944)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Dec 14
Max
(1973)
52.0 230 446 615 959 1440 2210


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.96 12-14-2019   21:45 EST
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Gage height, feet, [GAGE HEIGHT 2]

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.96 12-14-2019   21:45 EST
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