Gauge Description:

This gage is a very rough guide; if the Yough's really high and/or rising, there's a decent chance that Drake's will be running. Also check out the local rain gage (New Lexington, #2627) for an indication of what's been happening.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Youghiogheny River below Confluence, PA
usgs-03081000 7.50 - 12.00 ft IV-V+ 01h13m 2.55 ft (too low)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
7.50 -12.00 ft barely runnable-high runnable IV-V+ gauge is important or has warning

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
Drake Run [PA] Final Drop on Drake's n/a Matt Muir
Drakes Run [PA] Final 1/3 of Ignorant @ Flood Stage flood stage Craig Wood
> 10 years Drake Run [pa] Last Ledge on Drakes low Jeff Macklin
> 10 years Drake Run [PA] Last challenging drop Higher Level Sam Baudoux
> 10 years Drake Run [PA] Take out at Drakes high (yough @12ft) Jeff Macklin