Instrument: Easington Outlet

Summary Details

ID EAS_out
Location # 9
Measurement Stage
Catchment Easington
OS Grid ref SD 70781 50341
Elevation 134.0 m
Area 13.3 km2
Data availability 19/06/2008 - 31/01/2010
Location Easington, immediately upstream of the confluence with Hodder
Abstractions There are no upstream United Utilities abstraction points
Related sites Upstream site, none; downstream site, HOD_mid

Data Download

Cross section survey data, stage/discharge data (including manual measurements of stage) and time series of levels (not corrected for atmospheric pressure) may be downloaded here (1mb). (For details on using the data click here.)

Land Use / Management Changes

No SCaMP land use management changes have taken place upstream of EAS_out; the catchment is outside of the SCaMP area. Possible reference catchment for interventions in peat areas.

Photographs

  • Downstream view

Channel Description

The channel cross-section at the instrument location is provided below. Datum is taken as the top of the diver access tube (red bar). Width is measured from the left-hand side bank when looking downstream, with locations to left of the diver tube taken as negative and those to the right positive.
Details from an MSc student project are available here. (Note, the information above takes precedence over the student report.)

Stage-Discharge Measurments

Date Time Stage (m) Discharge (m3/s)
19/06/2008 12:30 -0.740 0.225
19/06/2008 14:00 -0.750 0.184
15/08/2008 11:10 -0.700 0.432
12/11/2008 11:40 -0.640 0.633
22/01/2009 11:25 -0.360 2.839
21/10/2009 11:25 -0.725 0.195
19/11/2009 11:15 -0.610 0.743

Time Series Data

The recorded levels (not corrected for atmospheric pressure) and temperature are shown below, separated out by month.





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