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--01534500 LACKAWANNA RIVER AT ARCHBALD,
--Lat 4l`30'16", long
75`32'33", Lackawanna County, Hydrologic Unit 02050107, on
right bank along SR 1012 in Archbald, and 0.5 mi upstream from White
Oak Run and Gilmartin Street bridge.
--108 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.
--October 1939 to current year. Prior
to February 1940 monthly discharge only, published in WSP 1302.
--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 889.33
ft above National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929. Satellite and
landline telemetry at station.
--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,
the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, and the U.S.
GAGE HEIGHTS OF IMPORTANCE
Supplied by USGS
: Maximum recordable gage height
(stage sensor operational limit) - 19.2 ft; Data transmitter
operational limit - 20.4 ft;
Supplied by NWS
: Action stage-6.2 ft; Flood stage-8
ft; Moderate flood stage-9 ft; Major flood stage-10 ft.