Funding for this site is provided by:
42°59'06.8", long 74°59'25.6" referenced to North
American Datum of 1983, Herkimer County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02020004,
on right bank at downstream side of bridge on State Highway 168, 2.2 mi
southeast of Main Street in Mohawk, and 2.7 mi upstream from
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
August 2014 to current year.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 534.64 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Water Years 2015-16: Records fair except those for
estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 684 ft³/s,
Feb. 24, 2016, gage height 5.53 ft, outside gage height was 6.02 ft,
from crest-stage gage; minimum discharge, 0.56 cfs, Sept. 7, 2016;
minimum gage height, 1.46 ft, Sept. 6, 2015.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Outstanding floods occurred
in August and September 2011. Flood in August or September 2011 reached
a stage of about 13.6 ft, discharge not determined, from information by
local resident. Flood of Aug. 15, 1986, reached a discharge of 1,540
ft³/s, by computation of flow-through-culvert measurement at site 0.4
mi upstream (drainage area, 21.4 mi²).
Peak Flow and Stage Information