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



Codes and description

C1|Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information 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: 08:00 PM May 28, 2014