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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 04214500 BUFFALO CREEK AT GARDENVILLE NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       National Weather Service
       New York State Canals


    LOCATION.--Lat 42°51'17", long 78°45'18" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Erie County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04120103, on left bank 300 ft downstream from bridge on Union Road in Gardenville, 2.0 mi upstream from Cayuga Creek, and 10.1 mi upstream from mouth.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--142 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1938 to current year.
    REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 1337: 1939-52. WDR NY-78-1: 1939-1976 (P), 1972. WDR NY-82-3: Drainage area.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 603.65 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Sept. 26, 1968, at site 400 ft downstream at same datum.
    REMARKS.--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, 11,300 ft3/s, Mar. 1, 1955, Mar 7, 1956; maximum gage height, 14.34 ft, Mar. 21, 1978 (ice jam); minimum discharge, 0.2 ft3/s, Sept. 1, 1964.
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 16,000 ft3/s, sometime in June 1937, provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
    Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013

    Peak Flow and Stage Information
    This station managed by the NY Water Science Center, Ithaca.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge [Stilling well] 2011-09-03  2014-09-02
    00065 Gage height [Stilling well] 2014-05-05  2014-09-02

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second, [Stilling well]

    Most recent instantaneous value: 41   09-02-2014  23:15 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 3 based on 1 years of record more
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    -- unavailable -- 16 16 16 16


    Gage height, feet, [Stilling well]

    Most recent instantaneous value: 0.66   09-02-2014  23:15 EST
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