This station is operated in cooperation
U.S. Geological Survey
Lat 42°05'50", long 76°15'59"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Tioga County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02050103, on right bank in pump house for village
sewage treatment plant, 0.4 mi downstream from bridge on State Highway
96, at Owego.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Annual maximum only--1988-96, 1999-2009,
October 2009 to current year.
WDR NY-89-3: 1988 (M). WDR NY-04-3: 2002-03
(M). WDR-US-2006: 2002-05 (M).
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 776.64 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are fair. Minor regulation by upstream lakes and
reservoirs. Satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 159,000
/s, Sept 8, 2011, gage height 39.62 ft, from floodmark on
pump house; minimum discharge, 643 ft3
/s, Jul. 23, 2012,
gage height, 12.92 ft.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 107,000
/s, Mar. 18, 1936, provided by the U.S. Army Corps of
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information