Santa Clara Valley Water District

STATION 5001 - UPPER PENITENCIA CREEK AT PIEDMONT ROAD

ALERT ID 1489


Location
Latitude: 37 23' 26" N
Elevation: 208.153473 ft.
Drainage Area: 22.6 square miles
Longitude: 121 50' 35" W
Locaide: Page 36 (45, 75)



Description
Station located near the intersection of Penitencia Creek Rd. and Piedmont Rd. in San Jose.
Period of Record
Data collection began on October 1, 1938 and continues to the present.
Station History
Date Note
02/06/1975 Fisher and Porter ADR installed in 36 inch C.M.P. stilling well.
05/15/1975 Telephone telemetry unit installed.
06/06/1995 Arco data logger replaced ADR.
01/01/2002 Outside staffs and electric tape gage installed.
08/17/2007 Hydrolynx 5096N ALERT system installed.
09/25/2009 Design Analysis Bubbler system w/ALERT radio installed.
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