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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 04216418 TONAWANDA CREEK AT ATTICA NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Buffalo District
       Wyoming County


    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.--Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair, and those above 1,200 ft3/s, which are poor.
    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 2,400 ft3/s; 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 supplied by Village of Attica.
    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 2007-10-01  2014-08-29
    00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-08-29

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 13   08-29-2014  15:00 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 29 based on 36 years of record more
    Min
    (1991)
    25th
    percen-
    tile
    Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Aug 29
    Median 75th
    percen-
    tile
    Mean Max
    (1992)
    4.4 10. 13 17 32 51 828


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.34   08-29-2014  15:00 EST
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