Yellow Breeches Creek near Camp Hill, Cumberland County PA (CPHP1)
Gage Location: Cumberland County, PennsylvaniaSite Location: Cumberland County, Pennsylvania
Latitude: 40.225Longitude: -76.898Elevation: 307.49 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 216 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 7 ft. Moderate Stage: 9 ft.Major Stage: 13 ft.
First Flood: 1910-01-22Last Flood: 2014-05-17 Crest: 7.24 ft.Datum change: 1954-07-01Number of Floods: 70

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1910-01-227.54270MinorC1
1913-03-277.864680MinorC1
1915-01-138.55550MinorC1
1915-08-228.615550MinorC1
1916-09-158.355150MinorC1
1953-07-229.43940ModerateC1
1955-10-147.072390Minornone
1958-02-287.222440Minornone
1965-02-087.642950Minornone
1969-07-288.093080Minornone
1970-04-027.972980Minornone
1970-07-108.93540Minornone
1971-08-038.63360Minornone
1972-06-2218.3315900Majornone
1973-05-298.83490Minornone
1975-09-2618.7719300Majornone
1976-10-0911.666360Moderatenone
1978-03-277.533110Minornone
1979-01-2511.35980Moderatenone
1979-02-269.284360Moderatenone
1980-03-217.592700Minornone
1981-02-247.192500Minornone
1983-04-158.183030Minornone
1983-12-149.083810Moderatenone
1984-02-1510.785590Moderatenone
1984-04-057.32650Minornone
1986-03-157.642820Minornone
1987-11-307.622810Minornone
1989-07-227.592790Minornone
1992-03-277.182600Minornone
1993-03-307.572590Minornone
1993-04-029.193890Moderatenone
1993-11-288.553320Minornone
1993-12-057.332460Minornone
1994-03-288.613370Minornone
1995-01-207.572590Minornone
1996-01-2010.445170Moderatenone
1996-01-278.753490Minornone
1996-09-077.872780Minornone
1996-12-147.912810Minornone
2003-03-217.712900Minornone
2003-06-077.562800Minornone
2003-09-238.433350Minornone
2003-12-118.493400Minornone
2004-08-017.452780Minornone
2004-09-188.783600Minornone
2004-09-297.562830Minornone
2005-03-297.973070Minornone
2005-04-038.273250Minornone
2006-06-289.74400Moderatenone
2006-11-177.963060Minornone
2007-03-027.322710Minornone
2008-03-057.412750Minornone
2009-07-2410.55240Moderatenone
2010-01-268.093140Minornone
2010-05-037.112600Minornone
2011-03-077.62850Minornone
2011-03-1110.114800Moderatenone
2011-04-1714.5710400Majornone
2011-04-2810.485170Moderatenone
2011-09-089.64310Moderatenone
2011-09-237.52800Minornone
2011-09-287.352720Minornone
2011-09-297.392740Minornone
2011-11-238.353100Minornone
2012-10-308.863660Minornone
2013-10-1211.45950Moderatenone
2014-03-318.112980Minornone
2014-05-167.592710Minornone
2014-05-177.242530Minornone



Codes and description

C1|Crest information during this period may be incomplete and therefore was not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information during this period looks reliable despite potential problems. This data was used in frequency calculations.
C3|Crest height estimated by the USGS.
C4|Crest height is from the National Weather Service.
C5|Crest height affected by backwater.
C6|Crest occurred at a previous flood stage that is lower than the current flood stage. The crests below the new flood stage are not used in flood frequency calculations.
C7|Crest from USGS yearly peak and/or date is different than the crest we provide. In many cases MARFC uses crest based on backwater or ice effects.
C8|Crest month or day of occurrence has been estimated by The Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center usually based on nearby gage information.
C9|Crest date (day) in the month is unknown.
F1|Flow is an estimate.
F2|Flow affected by regulation or diversion and in some cases to an unknown degree.
F3|Flow effected by snow-melt, ice jam or debris jam break up.
F4|Flow affected by dam failure.
F5|Flow - All or part of the record affected by urbanization, mining, agricultural changes, channelization or other factors.
G1|Gage height at a different site and/or datum.
G2|Gage is not an official USGS gage with crests provided by the NWS. Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in flood frequency calculations.
G3|Gage datum changed during this year.
none,No code; Good Data

Updated: 07:31 AM Dec 19, 2014