-97.0 cfs (-7.63%) since yesterday
44.03% of normal
Total streamflow across the
was last observed at
cfs, and is expected to yield approximately
acre-ft of water today; about 44%
River levels are low and may signify a drought.
Average streamflow for this time of year is
with recent peaks last observed
2018-09-10 when daily discharge volume was observed at
Maximum discharge along the river is currently at the
Conemaugh River At Tunnelton
reporting a streamflow rate of 572 cfs.
This is also the highest stage along the Conemaugh River, with a gauge stage of
3.03 ft at this location.
This river is monitored from 3 different streamgauging stations along the Conemaugh River, the highest being situated at an altitude of 1,133 ft, the
Conemaugh River At Minersville.
Percent of Normal
About the conemaugh river
The Conemaugh River is a 90-mile-long tributary of the Allegheny River in western Pennsylvania. The river has a rich history dating back to the Native American tribes and later played a significant role in the industrialization of the region. The river's hydrology has been impacted by several dams and reservoirs, including the Conemaugh Dam and the Johnstown Flood Control Reservoir. These structures have helped to regulate the river's flow and prevent flooding in nearby communities. Today, the Conemaugh River is a popular destination for recreational activities such as fishing, kayaking, and hiking. It also supports agricultural activities in the surrounding areas. Despite its importance, the river faces ongoing threats from pollution and environmental degradation.