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This station is operated in cooperation with:
   New York City Department of Environmental Protection

LOCATION.--Lat 42°07'12", long 74°49'07" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Delaware County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02040102, on right bank 500 ft upstream from bridge on County Highway 1, about 1,700 ft upstream from Pepacton Reservoir, and 5 mi south of Andes.
DRAINAGE AREA.--33.2 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--February 1937 to current year. Published as "near Shavertown" 1937-67.
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WDR NY-82-1: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Concrete control since November 1937. Datum of gage is 1,285.87 ft above NGVD of 1929 and 1,285.20 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to Aug. 5, 1937, nonrecording gage at site 500 ft downstream at different datum. Aug. 5 to Sept. 28, 1937, nonrecording gage at site 0.25 mi downstream at different datum.
REMARKS.--Water Years 2014-18: Records fair except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 5,900 ft³/s, Oct. 1, 2010, gage height, 8.51 ft, from rating curve extended above 2,200 ft³/s on basis of runoff comparison of peak flow from contracted-opening measurement at gage height 7.69 ft at site 0.7 mi upstream; minimum discharge, 0.5 ft³/s, Sept. 17, 21, 22, 1964.

Peak Flow and Stage Information

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This station managed by the NY Water Science Center Troy.

Available Parameters Available Period
2019-10-09  2020-02-23
1983-08-22  2020-02-23
2007-10-01  2020-02-23
2019-10-09  2020-02-23


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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 50.2 02-23-2020   00:15 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Feb 23 based on 82 water years of record more
Median Most Recent
Value Feb 23
Mean 75th
8.80 20 45 50.2 73 113 308

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.89 02-23-2020   00:15 EST
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