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USGS 01467087 Frankford Creek at Castor Ave, Philadelphia, PA

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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Station gage imageSTATION.--01467087 FRANKFORD CREEK AT CASTOR AVENUE, PHILADELPHIA, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`00'57", long 75`05'50", Philadelphia County, Hydrologic Unit 02040202, on left bank at upstream side of Castor Avenue bridge, and 2.8 mi upstream from mouth in northeast Philadelphia.
DRAINAGE AREA.--30.4 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 1982 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, water-quality monitor and concrete control. Datum of gage is 16.56 ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Station established and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey. Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the City of Philadelphia, Water Department and the U.S. Geological Survey.
REMARKS.--Calibration of specific conductance, dissolved oxygen, and pH instrumentation is conducted exclusively by Philadelphia Water Department personnel with USGS oversight. Erroneous or missing data, resulting from instrument malfunction, are not the responsibility of USGS.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE.-
Supplied by NWS: Action stage-6 ft; Flood stage-7 ft; Moderate flood stage-8 ft; Major flood stage-10 ft.
This station managed by the PAWSC Downingtown Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2018-10-01  2021-10-16
1990-10-19  2021-10-16
2020-09-29  2021-10-16
2020-09-29  2021-10-16
2020-09-29  2021-10-16
2020-10-06  2021-10-16
2020-10-06  2021-10-16
2007-10-01  2021-10-16
2021-06-18  2021-10-16
2018-10-01  2021-10-16
2021-06-18  2021-10-16
2021-06-18  2021-10-16
2021-06-18  2021-10-16
2018-10-17  2021-10-16
2020-09-29  2021-10-16
2020-10-06  2021-10-16
2021-06-18  2021-10-16







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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 19.7 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 13.5 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 16 based on 38 water years of record more
Min
(1989)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Oct 16
75th
percen-
tile
Mean Max
(2020)
3.60 7.2 9.7 13.5 14 20 313


Discharge, cubic feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [Learned Discharge, RQ30]

Most recent instantaneous value: 11.2 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [PC Method]

Most recent instantaneous value: 10.4 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [PC method (learned)]

Most recent instantaneous value: 10.9 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [RQ30]

Most recent instantaneous value: 10.7 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second, [Ensemble Approach]

Most recent instantaneous value: 11.9 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.58 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Gage height, feet, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [NAVD88 RQ30]

Most recent instantaneous value: 15.55 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Specific conductance, water, unfiltered, microsiemens per centimeter at 25 degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 733 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter

Most recent instantaneous value: 8.3 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, percent of saturation

Most recent instantaneous value: 91 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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pH, water, unfiltered, field, standard units

Most recent instantaneous value: 7.5 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Barometric pressure (BP), uncorrected, pounds per square inch

Most recent instantaneous value: 14.5700 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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Water velocity reading from field sensor, feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [RQ30 Learned]

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.14 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Water velocity reading from field sensor, feet per second, NGWOS LSPIV and SVR site, [RQ30]

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.04 10-16-2021   11:55 EDT
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Photosynthetically active radiation (average flux density on a horizontal surface during measurement interval), micromoles of photons per square meter per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 144 10-16-2021   12:15 EDT
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