This station is operated in cooperation
National Weather Service
U.S. Geological Survey
Lat 42°40'43", long 75°30'39"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Chenango County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02050102, on right bank 20 ft downstream from bridge on
State Highway 80, 0.5 mi west of Sherburne, and 0.5 mi downstream from
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
May 1938 to March 1995, October 1995 to March
2004 (annual maximum only), April 2004 to current year.
WSP 851: 1938 (M). WSP 1502: 1955. WSP 2103:
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,037.16 ft above
NGVD of 1929. July 22 to Dec. 9, 1953, nonrecording gage or reference
point and Dec. 10, 1953 to Jan. 26, 1955, water-stage recorder at
temporary site 1.5 mi downstream, at datum approximately 11.9 ft lower,
during period of construction of highway bridge.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are fair. Flow from 82 mi2
area formerly may have been diverted into Mohawk River basin through
abandoned Chenango Canal; no diversion from this cause known during
period of record. Telephone and satellite gage-height telemeters at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 11,400
/s, June 28, 2006, gage height, 11.35 ft; minimum
discharge, 12 ft3
/s, Sept. 25, 1964.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Flood of Mar. 18, 1936,
reached a stage of 10.6 ft, from records of National Weather
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2011
Peak Flow and Stage Information