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PESCARA A SANTA TERESA
STATION IDENTIFICATION

Country : Italy - Region : Abruzzo - Municipality : San Poltore - Province : Pescara
River Name : Pescara - Major Basin : Pescara
Station Name : Santa Teresa - Station Code or number :6140
Coordinates : 42°25' N latitude - 01°43' W longitude (Ref. Monte Mario) and 4.512 m above sea level
Catchment area : 3 125 sq km - Date Station Opened : Jan 1936

CHANNEL CHARACTERISTICS
Channel Geometry : _____ m width and ____ m depth
with stable / fair / unstable river bed cross-section, underlain by : ___
The river bed is natural / man made : ___
Describe the hydraulic conditions within the measuring station : ___

HYDROLOGICAL REGIME
Natural or influenced flow : natural
with slow rise or flash floods : slow rise
Annual max. and min. mean flow : 384; 52.23; 18.40 m3/s

EQUIPMENT AND PERSONNEL
Equipment installed and status : Brick cabin and steel footbridge, recently restored
Gauging equipment and status : ultrasound telehydrometer, manuf. CAE - Mechanical hydrometrographer - Cable-way - Status : good
Observer or watchman : Observer : Di Nicola Evaristo - Station officer : Di Fabio Sergio

VOLUME AND QUALITY OF INFORMATION AVAILABLE
DAII : ca. 95 % (Discharge Available Information Index : number of monthes with complete discharge information / number of observed years / 12)
Rating curve status (currently updated or not) : 31/12/1994
Number of discharge measurements (dm) available : ca. 100
Highest water level observed : 5.60 mt - Date : 10/4/1992
Highest water level at which dm taken: 1.48 mt - Date : 14/12/1990
Lowest water level observed : - 2.10 mt - Date : 25/8/1974
Data storage medium (computerized or not) : computerized
Data dissemination medium (diskette or hand filled form) : floppy disk
Status of the database (which data, currently updated or not) : 31/12/1994

OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE (O & M)
Number of visits currently undertaken per year : 14
Ease of access : easy
Ease of flow measurement (describe) : medium
Technique(s) used for discharge measurement (wading, bridge, slope area, etc.) : cable-way
Equipment used in discharge measurement : current meter
Equipment used in stage measurement : ___
Operation and maintenance budget per annum for the station : 1 000 000 It. lire

BENEFITS AND INTEREST
Current use of the data and who uses it (describe) : ___
Estimated revenue from use of data (if charges are raised) per annum : ___
Expected future use and where will it be used (describe) : ___
Additional data needed (which ones) : rainfalls, temperature
Real time needed (for what purposes) : pluviographer - air termographer - water termographer - PH measuring equipement

SERVICE ORGANIZATION
Name : Ufficio Idrografico e Mareografico di Pescara
Organization : Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri - Dipartimento per i Servizi Tecnici Nazionali - Servizio Idrografico e Mareografico Nazionale
Address : via Catullo 2 - 65100 Pescara
Number of staff : 31

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DCP INSTALLATION



Name                                      ITALY/HYCOS2
Meteosat Identification Code     2600A4EE
Frequency Channel                  R31
Frequency                               402.1915 MHz
First Time Emission                 01.03.00
Emission Interval                      3 h
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EQUIPMENT :

DCP of CAE Manufacturer

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SITE :

Santa theresa  44°25 N  14°10 E
N° OMM =  16212 
First data in April 2000