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--01459500 TOHICKON CREEK NEAR PIPERSVILLE,
--Lat 40`26'01", long
75`07'01", Bucks County, Hydrologic Unit 02040105, on right
bank at highway bridge, 1.5 mi northeast of Pipersville, and 4.5 mi
upstream from mouth.
--97.4 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--July 1935 to current year.
--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage.
Datum of gage is 258.96 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of
1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
--Station established and maintained by
the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station
is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
and the U.S. Geological Survey.
--There is slight regulation at low flow from
operation of mills upstream. Flow regulated by Nockamixon Reservoir,
about 6.2 miles upstream, since December 1973.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 14.2; Data transmitter operational
limit - 15.2 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: No flood stage has been determined
for this station.