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Yellow Breeches Creek near Camp Hill Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 1.18 ft at 3:00PM Aug 26, 2015Highest Observation: 1.18 ft at 3:15PM Aug 26, 2015Highest Observation: 1.18 ft at 3:30PM Aug 26, 2015Highest Observation: 1.18 ft at 3:45PM Aug 26, 2015Highest Observation: 1.18 ft at 4:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 4:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 5:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 7:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:16PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 8:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 9:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 9:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 9:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 9:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 10:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:00PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:15PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:30PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 11:45PM Aug 26, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 12:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 1:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 1:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 1:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 1:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 2:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 3:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 5:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 5:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 5:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 5:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 6:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.17 ft at 6:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 7:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:16AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 8:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 9:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 9:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 9:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 10:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:15AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 11:45AM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.16 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 12:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 1:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 1:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.15 ft at 3:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 4:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 5:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:17PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 10:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:15PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:45PM Aug 27, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 1:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 3:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.14 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 3:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 4:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 5:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 6:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 7:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:17AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 8:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 9:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:15AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 11:45AM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 12:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 1:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 2:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.13 ft at 3:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:16PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 8:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 9:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 10:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 11:00PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:15PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:30PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 11:45PM Aug 28, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 12:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 1:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 2:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 2:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 3:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 3:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 4:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 5:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 6:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.12 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 7:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:31AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 8:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 9:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 10:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 11:15AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 11:45AM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.1 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:15PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2015Observed: 1.11 ft at 1:45PM Aug 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00PM Aug 29, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00AM Aug 30, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00AM Aug 30, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00PM Aug 30, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00PM Aug 30, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00AM Aug 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00AM Aug 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00PM Aug 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00PM Aug 31, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 2:00AM Sep 01, 2015Highest Forecast: 1.1 ft 8:00AM Sep 01, 2015USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesCPHP1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:46PM Aug 29, 2015)ObservedForecast (issued 8:49AM Aug 29)Latest observed value: 1.11 ft at 1:45 PM EDT 29-Aug-2015. Flood Stage is 7 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Yellow Breeches Creek near Camp Hill are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 13
Moderate Flood Stage: 9
Flood Stage: 7
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 18.77 ft on 09/26/1975
(2) 18.33 ft on 06/22/1972
(3) 14.57 ft on 04/17/2011
(4) 11.66 ft on 10/09/1976
(5) 11.30 ft on 01/25/1979
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.30 ft on 06/21/2015
(2) 7.24 ft on 05/17/2014
(3) 7.59 ft on 05/16/2014
(4) 8.11 ft on 03/31/2014
(5) 8.86 ft on 10/30/2012
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.17 ft on 09/12/1966
(2) 0.18 ft on 11/04/1963
(3) 0.27 ft on 07/14/1969
(4) 0.28 ft on 08/19/1965
(5) 0.31 ft on 08/02/1954
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19 Many homes and businesses in the Yellow Breeches Creek basin are affected by flood waters.
17 Many homes and businesses in the Yellow Breeches Creek basin are affected by flood waters. The flow of Yellow Breeches Creek is no longer confined to the single span bridge opening on Green Lane Drive near the gage. Both bridge approaches are inundated.
15 Numerous homes and businesses along Yellow Breeches Creek are affected by flood waters.
13 Numerous homes along the entire length of Yellow Breeches Creek are affected by high water levels.
11 A number of homes along the entire length of Yellow Breeches Creek are affected by high water.
9 A number of homes in the Green Lane Farms development are affected by high water. Cedar Cliff Drive on the left bank upstream from the single span bridge on Green Lane Drive is inundated. Creekwood Drive has several feet of water on it, and water is approaching homes.
7 Low lying areas in the Green Lane Farms development on the right bank of Yellow Breeches Creek begin to flood. A mobile home park near Williams Grove is also affected by high water.
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(1) looking upstream
(2) view of the gagehouse
(3) looking downstream
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Latitude: 40.224722° N, Longitude: 76.898333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 7 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 307.5 ft 314.5 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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