This station is operated in cooperation
New York City Department of Environmental
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.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
February 1937 to current year. Published as
"near Shavertown" 1937-67.
WDR NY-82-1: Drainage area.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Concrete
control since November 1937. Datum of gage is 1,285.87 ft above NGVD of
1929. 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.
Records fair except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are poor. Satellite gage-height telemeter at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 5,900
/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
17, 21, 22, 1964.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information