River Statement
Issued by NWS State College, PA

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE, PA
1228 PM EST MON JAN 22 2018

...RIVER ICE STATEMENT...

...WEST BRANCH RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/22/2018 12:15:04   ID: 2
     LOCATION: SHIKELLAMY STATE PARK/CONFLUENCE .
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 25
     FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE AND 10 FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 100 PERCENT OF THE CHANNEL IS
     OPEN. THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE ICE CONSISTS OF
     PIECES OF SHEET ICE.  REMARKS: VERY WIDELY SCATTERED AND
     SMALL PIECES OF SHEET ICE ARE PRESENT WITH A LITTLE BIT OF
     BORDER ICE.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/19/2018 10:28:26   ID: 4
     LOCATION: WEST BRANCH OF THE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT
     MONTGOMERY.
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 20
     FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE AND 20 FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.  IN
     GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 10 PERCENT OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE ICE CONSISTS OF
     FRAZIL PANS.  REMARKS: NUMEROUS FRAZIL PANS COVERING MOST OF
     THE CHANNEL, HOWEVER, ALL ARE MOVING SMOOTHLY AND RAPIDLY
     DOWNSTREAM.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/18/2018 17:19:15   ID: 13
     LOCATION: VETERANS BRIDGE IN LOCK HAVEN ON THE WEST
     BRANCK OF THE SUSQUEHANNA  RIVER.
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 5
     FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE AND 5 FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.  IN
     GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 30 PERCENT OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE ICE CONSISTS OF
     FRAZIL PANS.  REMARKS: VIEW LIVE ON LOCK HAVEN CITY`S WEB CAM.

...MAIN STEM RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/21/2018 16:17:43   ID: 6
     LOCATION: SELINSGROVE PA.
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 0 TO
     6 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE AND O TO 10 FEET FEET FROM
     THE EAST SHORE.  IN GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 70 PERCENT OF THE
     CHANNEL IS OPEN. THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE
     ICE CONSISTS OF FRAZIL PANS.  REMARKS: SOME SLUSH ALONG WITH
     THE ICE.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/20/2018 10:23:41   ID: 76
     LOCATION: LOWER SUSQUEHANNA RIVER FROM SAFE HARBOR DAM
     UPRIVER TO CHICKIES CREEK.
     REPORT:   SHEET ICE WAS OBSERVED IMMEDIATELY ABOVE SAFE
     HARBOR DAM. ABOVE THIS, THERE IS A PACK ICE AND PACKED
     SLUSH ICE UPRIVER TO CHICKIES CREEK. THERE IS HEAVY PACK ICE
     BETWEEN WRIGHTSVILLE AND TURKEY HILL, WITH AN AREA OF OPEN
     WATER EAST OF THE ISLANDS NEAR WASHINGTON BORO.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/22/2018 09:59:52   ID: 41
     LOCATION: FRONT ST WRIGHTSVILLE.
     REPORT:   THE UPSTREAM END OF THE COMPLETE ICE COVER IS
     NEAR ABOVE RT 30 BRIDGE.  THE DOWNSTREAM END OF THE
     COMPLETE ICE COVER IS NEAR BELOW 462 BRIDGE.  THE DATE OF COMPLETE
     ICE COVER WAS 12/23/2017.  REMARKS: NO REAL CHANGE IN SIZE
     OF ICE PACK, WATER STILL RECHANNELED FROM THE RIVER BED TO
     LAND. BUT NOT ELEVATED NO NOTED FLOODING ON FRONT STREET AT
     MAPLE ST  THE WATER LEVEL DOWN AND ICE REMAINING STATUS.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/18/2018 15:11:07   ID: 29
     LOCATION: MARIETTA BOAT CLUB, MARIETTA , PA.
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 30
     FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE AND 30 FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.  IN
     GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 10 PERCENT OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE ICE CONSISTS OF
     FRAZIL PANS.  REMARKS: I AM SEEING RUNNING SLUSH ACROSS THE
     WHOLE RIVER. IT SEEMS TO HAVE DROPPED SINCE THIS MORNING & THE
     BEND AT CHICKIES, THE CHANNEL LOOKS WIDER, BUT I CAN`T BE
     SURE. IT DOES LOOK TO BE RUNNING SLOWER THAN IT WAS THIS
     MORNING, BUT IT IS STILL MOVING ALL THE WAY ACROSS.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/15/2018 13:02:11   ID: 27
     LOCATION: HARRISBURG DOWNRIVER TO THE PA TURNPIKE
     BRIDGE.
     REPORT:   SITE 1 - EAST SHORE - 5258-5398 RIVER RD,
     HARRISBURG, PA 17110 CHANNEL HAS 95% COVERAGE OF ICE. 80% OF
     THE ICE/CHANNEL IS MOBILE. ICE IS UP TO 12 INCHES THICK. 100FT
     ICE FREE CHANNEL EXISTS ON DOWNSTREAM, LEFT BANK.      SITE
     2 - EAST SHORE - 1829 N FRONT ST, HARRISBURG, PA 17102
     CHANNEL HAS 100% COVERAGE OF ICE. ICE IS LOCKED UP ALONG THE
     DOWNSTREAM, LEFT BANK FROM THE 81 (CAPTIAL BELTWAY) BRIDGE TO
     DIVISION STREET. 80% OF THE ICE/CHANNEL IS MOBILE.    SITE 3
     - EAST SHORE - 870-898 S FRONT ST, HARRISBURG, PA 17104
     (SRBC STAGE-CAMERA SITE) CHANNEL HAS 100% COVERAGE AND IS
     MOBILE. CONSISTS OF FRAZIL PANS AND LARGER ICE SHEETS.    SITE 4 -
     WEST SHORE - 1-99 WALNUT ST BRIDGE, WORMLEYSBURG, PA 17043
     CHANNEL HAS 100% COVERAGE. ONLY 30% OF ICE/CHANNEL BETWEEN
     WEST SHORE AND CITY ISLAND IS MOBILE. AND IS MOBILE.     SITE
     5 - WEST SHORE - 1 FRONT ST, EAST PENNSBORO, PA 17025
     CHANNEL HAS 100% COVERAGE OF ICE. 70% OF THE ICE/CHANNEL IS
     MOBILE.    SITE 6 - EAST SHORE - PENNSYLVANIA TURNPIKE, STEELTON,
     PA   CHANNEL HAS 95% COVERAGE OF ICE. 100% OF ICE/CHANNEL
     IS MOBILE. 100FT ICE FREE CHANNEL ALONG DOWNSTREAM LEFT BANK.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/20/2018 10:20:43   ID: 23
     LOCATION: CITY ISLAND HARRISBURG.
     REPORT:   IN GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 80 PERCENT OF THE
     CHANNEL IS OPEN. THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE
     ICE CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH.  REMARKS: THE WEST SHORE SIDE OF
     THE RIVER IS STILL JAMMED WITH MASSIVE AMOUNTS OF ICE. AT
     LEAST FIVE FEET THICK.  APPROXIMATELY 150 WISE FROM THE
     HARVEY TAYLOR BRIDGE TO THE MARKET STREET BRIDGE THE REMAINDER OF
     IF RIVER AROUND CITY ISLAND IS FLOWING FREELY.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/18/2018 10:56:46   ID: 1
     LOCATION: SUNBURY BELOW DAM.
     REPORT: THERE IS SOME BORDER ICE.  THE ICE EXTENDS 10
     FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE AND 5 FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE.  IN
     GENERAL, APPROXIMATELY 70 PERCENT OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THERE IS SOME ICE IN THE OPEN WATER.  THE ICE CONSISTS OF
     FRAZIL PANS.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 01/22/2018 12:09:36   ID: 46
     LOCATION: BLOOMSBURG HIGH SCHOOL, MAIN STEM OF
     SUSQUEHANNA.
     REPORT: THERE IS NO ICE IN THE WATER.


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