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USGS 04214500 BUFFALO CREEK AT GARDENVILLE NY

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


LOCATION.--Lat 42°51'17", long 78°45'19" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, 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-82-3: Drainage area. WDR NY-78-1: 1939-1976 (P), 1972.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 603.65 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Sept. 26, 1968, water-stage recorder 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 (from Corps of Engineers).
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2011

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This station managed by the NY Water Science Center, Ithaca.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge [Stilling well] 2011-07-23  2014-07-22
00065 Gage height [Stilling well] 2014-03-24  2014-07-22

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Discharge, cubic feet per second, [Stilling well]

Most recent instantaneous value: 73   07-22-2014  16:15 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 22 based on 1 years of record more
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73 76 76 76 76


Gage height, feet, [Stilling well]

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.84   07-22-2014  16:15 EST
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