USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
01351450 SCHOHARIE CREEK AT ESPERANCE, NY
LOCATION - Lat 42°45'38.1", long 74°15'17.2" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Schenectady County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02020005, at bridge on State Highway 20 in Esperance, 17.6 mi above mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA - 870 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD - Miscellaneous measurements--2011. December 2017 to current year (gage height only).
GAGE - Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 551.31 ft above NAVD of 1988.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Flood of April 1987 reached a stage of 24.03 ft, from floodmark. Flood of January 1996 reached a stage of 26.50 ft, from floodmark. Flood of August 2011 reached a stage of 33.70 ft, from floodmark.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum gage height, 17.85 ft, Dec. 25, 2020; minimum gage height, 0.78 ft, July 22, 2018.