This station is operated in cooperation
National Weather Service
U.S. Geological Survey
Lat 41°41'10", long 74°09'55"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Ulster County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02020007, on left bank 400 ft upstream from bridge on
U.S. Highway 44, 500 ft downstream from Shawangunk Kill, and 0.7 mi
northwest of Gardiner.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
September 1924 to current year.
WDR NY-90-1: Drainage area.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 185.70 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records fair except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are poor. Regulation at low flows by dams upstream
and some diversions for municipalities and irrigational purposes.
Satellite and telephone gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 30,800
/s, Oct. 16, 1955, gage height, 19.81 ft; minimum
discharge, 9.5 ft3
/s, Sept. 28, 1964; minimum gage height,
1.49 ft, Aug. 7, 1999.
Peak Flow and Stage Information