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Penns Creek at Penns Creek Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:45AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 10:15AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:45AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 11:00AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 11:15AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 11:30AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 11:45AM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 12:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 12:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 12:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 12:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 1:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 1:15PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 2.05 ft at 1:30PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 2.05 ft at 1:45PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 2.05 ft at 2:00PM Nov 24, 2014Highest Observation: 2.05 ft at 2:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 2:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.04 ft at 3:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.03 ft at 3:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 3:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.02 ft at 4:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2.01 ft at 4:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 4:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 2 ft at 5:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.99 ft at 5:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.98 ft at 5:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.97 ft at 6:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 6:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.96 ft at 6:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.95 ft at 6:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 7:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.94 ft at 7:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 8:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 9:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 9:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 10:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 11:00PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 11:15PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 11:30PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 11:45PM Nov 24, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 12:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 1:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 2:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 2:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 2:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 2:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 3:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 4:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 4:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 5:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 5:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 6:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.93 ft at 7:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.92 ft at 8:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 9:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.91 ft at 10:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 10:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:00AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:15AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:30AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 11:45AM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 12:46PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 1:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.9 ft at 2:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 3:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.89 ft at 4:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 5:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.88 ft at 6:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 6:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.87 ft at 7:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 8:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.86 ft at 9:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 9:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 10:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.85 ft at 10:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 10:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 10:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 11:00PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.84 ft at 11:15PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:30PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 11:45PM Nov 25, 2014Observed: 1.83 ft at 12:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 12:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 1:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 1:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.82 ft at 1:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 1:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 2:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 4:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 4:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 5:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 6:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 6:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 7:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 8:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 8:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 9:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 9:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 10:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:00AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:15AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:30AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:45AM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 12:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 12:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 1:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 2:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 3:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 3:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 4:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 5:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 5:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 5:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 5:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.81 ft at 6:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 7:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 8:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.8 ft at 9:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 9:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 9:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 10:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:00PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.79 ft at 11:15PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:30PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 11:45PM Nov 26, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 12:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 1:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.78 ft at 2:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 2:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 3:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 4:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 5:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.77 ft at 6:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 6:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 7:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:00AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:15AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:30AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 8:45AM Nov 27, 2014Observed: 1.76 ft at 9:00AM Nov 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00PM Nov 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00PM Nov 27, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00AM Nov 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00AM Nov 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00PM Nov 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00PM Nov 28, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00AM Nov 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00AM Nov 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 1:00PM Nov 29, 2014Highest Forecast: 1.7 ft 7:00PM Nov 29, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 1:00AM Nov 30, 2014Forecast: 1.6 ft 7:00AM Nov 30, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesPNCP1(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (9:17AM Nov 27, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 8:50AM Nov 27)Latest observed value: 1.76 ft at 9:00 AM EST 27-Nov-2014. Flood Stage is 8 ft
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NOTE: Forecasts for the Penns Creek at Penns Creek are issued routinely year-round.
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 12
Moderate Flood Stage: 10
Flood Stage: 8
Action Stage: 6
Low Stage (in feet): 0

Historic Crests
(1) 14.85 ft on 06/23/1972
(2) 13.74 ft on 01/19/1996
(3) 13.00 ft on 02/26/1979
(4) 13.00 ft on 09/16/1934
(5) 12.19 ft on 09/18/2004
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 9.87 ft on 05/16/2014
(2) 8.88 ft on 09/08/2011
(3) 8.06 ft on 04/17/2011
(4) 10.06 ft on 03/11/2011
(5) 9.73 ft on 12/01/2010
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.03 ft on 09/03/1966
(2) 1.04 ft on 08/08/1965
(3) 1.04 ft on 11/22/1984
(4) 1.19 ft on 10/29/1985
(5) 1.25 ft on 10/11/1983
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14 Widespread flooding occurs on both banks with many homes affected.
12 Significant overflow of both banks occurs. Numerous homes are affected by high water levels.
10 High water overflows both banks. Several homes and cottages on the left or north bank are affected. Many secondary roads along the creek are closed due to high water levels.
8 The left, or north bank overflows downstream of the Route 104 bridge. A campground is affected. A number of secondary roads in the Penns Creek drainage are affected by high water.
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(1) looking upstream
(2) view of the gagehouse
(3) looking downstream
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Latitude: 40.866667° N, Longitude: 77.048611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 8 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 29 506.7 ft 514.7 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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