USGS 01541340 Glendale Lake near Flinton, PA


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Station gage imageSTATION.--01541340 GLENDALE LAKE, PA
LOCATION.--Lat 40`41'50", long 78`32'15", Cambria County, Hydrologic Unit 02050201, at Glendale Dam on Beaverdam Run, 1.0 mi upstream from Dutch Run, 1.3 mi southwest of Flinton, 1.9 mi above mouth, and 3.4 mi south of Coalport.
DRAINAGE AREA.--41.9 square miles.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1963 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is the NGVD 1929.
REMARKS.--Reservoir is formed by an earth and rockfill dam with ungated concrete spillway at elevation 1,435.00 ft. Storage began December 1, 1960. Capacity at elevation 1,435.00 ft is 41,200 acre-ft of which 15,900 acre-ft is controlled storage above elevation 1,427.00 ft. Dead storage is 25,300 acre-ft. Reservoir is used for flood control and recreation. Outflow is controlled by 72-inch gate and an 8-inch bypass valve. Satellite telemetry at station.
COOPERATION.--Funding for the operation of this station is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.
This station managed by the PAWSC Pittsburgh Field Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
2007-10-01  2023-06-10


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Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NGVD 1929, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1427.01 06-10-2023   06:15 EDT
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