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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 01513831 SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT OWEGO NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       U.S. Geological Survey


    LOCATION.--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.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--4,216 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--Annual maximum only--1988-96, 1999-2009, October 2009 to current year.
    REVISED RECORDS.--WDR NY-89-3: 1988 (M). WDR NY-04-3: 2002-03 (M). WDR-US-2006: 2002-05 (M).
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 776.64 ft above NGVD of 1929.
    REMARKS.--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 ft3/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 ft3/s, Mar. 18, 1936, provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
    Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013

    Peak Flow and Stage Information
    This station managed by the NY Water Science Center, Ithaca.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00065 Gage height 2014-05-03  2014-08-31
    00060 Discharge 2009-10-01  2014-08-31

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    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 13.58   08-31-2014  01:00 EST
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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 1,910   08-31-2014  01:00 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 31 based on 4 years of record more
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    1370 1770 1910 3650 6200 13200 16100