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ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

USGS 04216418 TONAWANDA CREEK AT ATTICA NY

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°51'50", long 78°17'01" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Wyoming County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04120104, on right bank behind village hall and fire station, 150 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway 238 (Main Street) at Attica and 0.4 mi upstream from Tannery Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--76.9 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 1977 to September 2004, annual maximum only--2005, October 2005 to current year.
REVISED RECORDS.--WDR NY-79-1: 1978 (M). WDR NY-82-3: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 954.63 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.-- Water Years 2014-15: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 9,400 ft3/s, July 8, 1998, gage height, 12.71 ft, from floodmark, from rating curve extended above 4,600 ft3/s on basis of flow-over-weir measurement of peak flow at gage height 9.10 ft; minimum discharge, 3.1 ft3/s, Aug. 26, Sept. 7, 1995; minimum gage height, 3.25 ft, Aug. 31, Sept. 1, 2, 3, 4, 2012.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, about 6,000 ft3/s, June 23, 1972, gage height, about 12.0 ft, from information provided by Village of Attica.
REVISIONS.--WDR-US-2014: 1979 (M).

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

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00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2016-08-26
00065 Gage height 2016-04-28  2016-08-26

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Most recent instantaneous value: 14   08-26-2016   08:00 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 26 based on 38 years of record more
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3.7 11 14 16 19 26 48

Most recent instantaneous value: 3.29   08-26-2016   08:00 EST
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