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USGS 04220045 OAK ORCHARD CREEK NEAR SHELBY NY

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LOCATION.--Lat 43°10'27.5", long 78°23'11.0" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Orleans County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04130001, on right bank, at bridge on Harrison Road, 0.2 mi east of State Highway 63, 1.1 mi south of Shelby, and 4.7 mi upstream from Erie (Barge) Canal crossing at Medina.
DRAINAGE AREA.--146 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--Occasional discharge measurements, water year 1976. Annual maximum only--1977-78. December 2008 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 598.22 ft above NAVD of 1988.
REMARKS.--Water Year 2015: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair.
Water Years 2014, 2016-19: Records fair except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 1,100 ft³/s, Mar. 13, 2011, gage height, 11.21 ft; maximum gage height, 11.33 ft, Feb. 15, 2009 (backwater from ice); minimum discharge, 0.04 ft³/s, Oct. 2, 3, 2016.
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Available Parameters Available Period
  
2020-07-07  2021-01-25
2008-12-04  2021-01-25
2008-12-04  2021-01-25
2020-07-07  2021-01-25
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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: -0.1 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 44.2 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jan 25 based on 11 water years of record more
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Instantaneous
Value Jan 25
Min
(2015)
25th
percen-
tile
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(2018)
44.2 58.0 87 125 185 348 376


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.45 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, milligrams per liter

Most recent instantaneous value: 13.1 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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Dissolved oxygen, water, unfiltered, percent of saturation

Most recent instantaneous value: 90 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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Turbidity, water, unfiltered, monochrome near infra-red LED light, 780-900 nm, detection angle 90 +-2.5 degrees, formazin nephelometric units (FNU)

Most recent instantaneous value: 2.3 01-25-2021   02:30 EST
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