This station is operated in cooperation
New York City Department of Environmental
Lat 42°14'13", long 74°20'25"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Greene County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02020005, on left bank 0.2 mi downstream from bridge on
Bush Road, and 1.2 mi east of Lexington.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
August 1999 to current year.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 1,339.84 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are poor. Seasonal diversion for snowmaking by Hunter
Mountain ski area near Tannersville. Satellite gage-height telemeter at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 40,500
/s, Aug. 28, 2011, gage height, 22.87 ft, outside gage
height was 24.11 ft, from floodmark, from rating curve extended above
/s on basis of contracted-opening measurement of
peak flow; minimum discharge, 4.8 ft3
/s, Aug. 21, 22, 2002;
minimum gage height, 1.24 ft, July 19, 2012.
Peak Flow and Stage Information