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ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

USGS 01348000 EAST CANADA CREEK AT EAST CREEK NY

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LOCATION.--Lat 43°01'00", long 74°44'27" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Herkimer County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02020004, on right bank 1.2 mi upstream from mouth, and 3.5 mi northwest of St. Johnsville, at East Creek.
DRAINAGE AREA.--289 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--December 1945 to March 1995, annual maximum only--1996, 1998, 2000, 2003-14, July 2014 to current year.
REVISED RECORDS.--WRD NY-85-1: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 335.70 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.--Extensive diurnal fluctuation and slight regulation caused by powerplants upstream from station. City of Little Falls diverts about 5 ft³/s for municipal supply.
Water Years 2014-16: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 31,500 ft³/s, June 28, 2006, gage height, 10.99 ft, from rating curve extended above 11,000 ft³/s on basis of flow-over-dam measurement of peak flow; minimum, 0.05 ft³/s, July 9, 1978, gage height, 0.47 ft; minimum gage height, 0.44 ft, July 29, 1977.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Oct. 2, 1945, reached a stage of 9.0 ft, from floodmarks, discharge, 24,000 ft³/s, from slope-area measurement of peak flow, result of dam failure.

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00060 Discharge 1990-10-01  2017-12-18
00065 Gage height 2014-07-01  2017-12-18

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 459 12-18-2017   15:00 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 18 based on 52 years of record more
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153 333 459 468 555 743 1600


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.37 12-18-2017   15:00 EST
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