Meadow Run (Jacobs Creek tributary) facts for kids
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Location of Meadow Run mouth
|Other name(s)||Tributary to Jacobs Creek|
|Main source||Buffalo Run divide
about 1.5 miles southwest of Ruffsdale, Pennsylvania
1,262 ft (385 m)
40°09′47″N 079°37′46″W / 40.16306°N 79.62944°W
|River mouth||Jacobs Creek
about 0.75 miles west-northwest of Chaintown, Pennsylvania
978 ft (298 m)
40°06′17″N 079°40′04″W / 40.10472°N 79.66778°W
|Length||5.24 mi (8.43 km)|
|River system||Monongahela River|
|Basin size||6.97 square miles (18.1 km2)|
|Bridges||PA 981, Wesley Chapel Road, Espey Road, Meadow Run Road|
Meadow Run is a 5.24 mi (8.43 km) long 2nd order tributary to Jacobs Creek in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Meadow Run rises about 1.5 miles southwest of Ruffsdale, Pennsylvania, and then flows southwest to join Jacobs Creek about 0.75 miles west-northwest of Chaintown.
Meadow Run drains 6.97 square miles (18.1 km2) of area, receives about 42.3 in/year of precipitation, has a wetness index of 379.72, and is about 40% forested.
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