NOTICE (10/01/2019) -- This site was
discontinued on October 1, 2019. Although historic data will remain
accessible, no new data will be collected after this date unless one or
more new funding partners are found. Users who are willing to
contribute funding to continue operation of this streamgage should
contact Rob Breault of the USGS New York Water Science Center at
518-285-5600 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Funding for this site is provided by:
43°19'31", long 76°38'50" referenced to North
American Datum of 1983, Cayuga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140101, on
right bank at Sterling, 25 ft downstream from bridge on State Highway
104A, 1.8 mi southwest of Sterling Valley, and 1.9 mi upstream from
Sterling Valley Creek.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
April 1957 to March 1995, October 2017 to
WDR-NY-85-3: 1960(M), 1979-80(M).
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 259.37 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to Oct. 2017, at site 35 ft
downstream at datum of 264.69 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Water Year 2018: Records good except those for
estimated daily discharges and those above 500 ft³/s, which are
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 1,760 ft³/s,
Mar. 22, 1980, gage height, 5.99 ft, site and datum then in use;
minimum discharge, 0.32 ft³/s, Sept. 14, 1966, gage height, 1.50 ft,
site and datum then in use.