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Schoharie Creek at Breakabeen Stage (ft)Flow (cfs)Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 6:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 6:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 7:00AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 7:15AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 7:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 7:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 8:00AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 8:15AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 8:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 8:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 9:00AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 9:15AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 9:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 9:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 10:00AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 10:15AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 10:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 10:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 11:00AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 11:15AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 11:30AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 11:45AM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 12:00PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 12:15PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 12:30PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 12:45PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 1:00PM Aug 27, 2014Highest Observation: 0.97 ft at 1:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 1:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 2:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 3:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 4:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 5:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 6:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.96 ft at 7:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 7:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 8:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 9:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 10:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:00PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:15PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:30PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 11:45PM Aug 27, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.95 ft at 12:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 2:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 4:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 5:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 6:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 7:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 8:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 9:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 10:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:00AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:15AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 11:30AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 11:45AM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 12:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 12:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 12:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 1:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 1:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 2:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.94 ft at 3:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 3:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 4:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 4:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 4:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 4:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 5:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 6:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 7:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.93 ft at 7:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 7:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 7:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 8:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 8:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 8:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 9:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 9:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 9:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 9:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 10:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 10:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 10:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 10:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:00PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:15PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:30PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 11:45PM Aug 28, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 12:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.92 ft at 12:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 12:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 12:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 1:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.91 ft at 2:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 3:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 4:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 5:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 6:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 7:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.89 ft at 7:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.9 ft at 7:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.89 ft at 7:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.88 ft at 8:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 8:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 9:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 10:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:00AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:15AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:30AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 11:45AM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 12:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 1:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 1:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 1:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 1:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 2:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 2:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 2:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 3:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 3:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 4:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 5:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 5:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 5:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 5:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 6:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.84 ft at 7:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 7:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 8:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 9:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 10:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:00PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:15PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:30PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 11:45PM Aug 29, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 12:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 1:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.85 ft at 1:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 1:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.86 ft at 1:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 2:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 3:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:30AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 4:45AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:00AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:15AM Aug 30, 2014Observed: 0.87 ft at 5:30AM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 8:00AM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 2:00PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 8:00PM Aug 30, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 2:00AM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 8:00AM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 2:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 8:00PM Aug 31, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 2:00AM Sep 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 0.9 ft 8:00AM Sep 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesBKBN6(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (6:15AM Aug 30, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:53AM Aug 29)Latest observed value: 0.87 ft at 5:30 AM EDT 30-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 11 ft
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NOTE: Gauge reading affected by reservoir operations.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Schoharie Creek at Breakabeen are issued routinely year-round.

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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:18
Moderate Flood Stage:16
Flood Stage:11
Action Stage:8

Historical Crests
(1) 22.37 ft on 08/28/2011
(2) 20.51 ft on 01/19/1996
(3) 20.40 ft on 10/16/1955
(4) 19.50 ft on 04/05/1987
(5) 18.34 ft on 03/21/1980
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 0.25 ft on 09/26/1985
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22.37 RECORD FLOODING WITH IRENE AUGUST 2011.
18 MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. WIDESPREAD INUNDATION OF HOMES...ROADS AND FIELDS OCCURS.
16 MODERATE FLOOD STAGE. UP TO FIVE FEET OF WATER IS ON SOME AREAS OF ROUTE 30 AND ONE TO TWO FEET OF WATER IN SOME RIVERFRONT HOMES.
14 WATER BEGINS TO REACH RIVERFRONT HOMES.
13 THERE IS ABOUT A FOOT OF WATER ON LOW PARTS OF ROUTE 30.
12 WATER REACHES ROUTE 30.
11 MINOR FLOOD STAGE. WATER BEGINS TO OVERFLOW INTO RIVERFRONT FIELDS.
10 THE RIVER IS BANKFULL.
8 ACTION STAGE.
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Latitude: 42.536944° N, Longitude: 74.410833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 11 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 686.79 ft 697.79 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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