Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!


Page Loading - Please Wait...

* We've detected you're using a mobile device. Find our Next Generation Station Page here.
Click to hideNews Bulletins
! We're replacing this page with a Next Generation Monitoring Location Page.
We're modernizing Water Data for the Nation delivery. Find out what this means for you. This page will be discontinued Jan.1, 2023.

USGS 01513831 SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT OWEGO NY

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

Click to hidestation-specific text
Funding for this site is provided by:

 

> Site Information
LOCATION.--Lat 42°05'50", long 76°15'59" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Tioga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02050103, on right bank in pump house for village sewage treatment plant, 0.4 mi downstream from bridge on State Highway 96, at Owego.
DRAINAGE AREA.--4,216 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--Annual maximum only--1988-96, 1999-2009, October 2009 to current year.
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WDR NY-89-3: 1988 (M). WDR NY-04-3: 2002-03 (M). WDR-US-2006: 2002-05 (M). 1999(M), 2000(M).
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 776.64 ft above NGVD of 1929 and 776.09 ft above NAVD of 1988.
REMARKS.--Minor regulation by upstream lakes and reservoirs.
Water Year 2014: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair.
Water Year 2015: Records fair except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
Water Years 2016-20: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 159,000 ft³/s, Sept 8, 2011, gage height 39.62 ft, from floodmark on pump house; minimum discharge, 455 ft³/s, Sept. 26, 2020; minimum gage height, 12.92 ft, Sept. 26, 27, 2010.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 107,000 ft³/s, Mar. 18, 1936, provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
> WaterNow – get the latest gage data from your mobile phone or email.
> Rating Information
This station managed by the NY Water Science Center Ithaca.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2000-10-30  2021-10-27
2007-10-01  2021-10-27







 (7)
 

  -- or --

 


 

Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement


Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 69200 10-27-2021   09:00 EST
Graph of  Discharge, cubic feet per second

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Discharge, cubic feet per second"

?
 


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      

See this graph on the Monitoring Location Pages


Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Oct 27 based on 12 water years of record more
Min
(2021)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2011)
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Oct 27
921 1610 4490 5260 8120 11600 69200


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 28.16 10-27-2021   09:00 EST
Graph of  Gage height, feet

Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Gage height, feet"

?
 


Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      

See this graph on the Monitoring Location Pages