NOTICE (04/09/2013) -- Budget
shortfall may result in loss of some important precipitation sites.
There is no funding to support 16 precipitation sites in New York,
beginning May 1, 2013 for one site and June 1, 2013 for 15 additional
sites. Although historic data will remain accessible, no new data will
be collected unless one or more new funding partners are found.
Users who are willing to contribute funding to continue operation of
these precipitation sites should contact Rob Breault or Ward Freeman of
the USGS New York Water Science Center at(518-285-5658 or firstname.lastname@example.org).
This table is also available as a PDF for
This station is operated in cooperation
NYS Department of Environmental
Lat 42°26'30", long 75°35'47"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Chenango County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02050102, on left bank, 30 ft downstream of Main Street
bridge, in Fire Department building for Village of Oxford.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
September 2008 to current year.
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 950.00 ft above
NGVD of 1929.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are fair. Telephone and satellite gage-height
telemeters at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 14,100
/s, Sept. 8, 2011, gage height, 21.76 ft; minimum
discharge, 46 ft3
/s, Sept. 4, 14, 18, 2012, gage height,
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Flood of June 28, 2006,
reached a stage of 22.51 ft, from floodmarks approximately 500 ft
downstream of gage, discharge not determined.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information