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Chenango River at Sherburne Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 5.36 ft at 8:30PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.35 ft at 9:00PM Oct 18, 2021Highest Observation: 5.38 ft at 9:15PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.36 ft at 9:30PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.35 ft at 10:00PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.34 ft at 10:15PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.36 ft at 10:30PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.36 ft at 11:00PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.35 ft at 11:15PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.35 ft at 11:30PM Oct 18, 2021Observed: 5.34 ft at 12:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.35 ft at 12:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.34 ft at 12:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.36 ft at 1:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.33 ft at 1:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.34 ft at 1:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.32 ft at 2:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.34 ft at 2:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.33 ft at 2:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.32 ft at 3:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.31 ft at 3:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.28 ft at 3:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.28 ft at 4:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.27 ft at 4:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.25 ft at 4:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.26 ft at 5:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.26 ft at 5:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.22 ft at 5:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.2 ft at 6:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.22 ft at 6:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.21 ft at 6:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.16 ft at 7:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.17 ft at 7:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.13 ft at 8:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.14 ft at 8:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.12 ft at 9:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.11 ft at 9:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.09 ft at 9:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.05 ft at 10:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.08 ft at 10:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.04 ft at 10:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.03 ft at 11:00AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5.04 ft at 11:15AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.99 ft at 11:30AM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 5 ft at 12:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.98 ft at 12:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.94 ft at 12:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.91 ft at 1:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.92 ft at 1:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.93 ft at 1:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.9 ft at 2:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.91 ft at 2:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.86 ft at 2:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.86 ft at 3:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.82 ft at 3:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.84 ft at 3:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.83 ft at 3:45PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.79 ft at 4:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.78 ft at 4:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.78 ft at 4:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.77 ft at 5:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.77 ft at 5:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.76 ft at 5:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.75 ft at 6:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.7 ft at 6:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.73 ft at 6:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.66 ft at 7:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.63 ft at 7:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.62 ft at 9:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.59 ft at 10:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.56 ft at 10:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:00PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.57 ft at 11:15PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 11:30PM Oct 19, 2021Observed: 4.47 ft at 12:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.53 ft at 12:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.52 ft at 12:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 1:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 1:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.46 ft at 1:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.46 ft at 2:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.42 ft at 2:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 2:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.4 ft at 3:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.41 ft at 3:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.43 ft at 3:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 4:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 4:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.37 ft at 5:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.38 ft at 5:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.39 ft at 5:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.36 ft at 6:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.34 ft at 6:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 7:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 8:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.29 ft at 8:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.3 ft at 8:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.28 ft at 9:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.27 ft at 9:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 9:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.26 ft at 10:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 10:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.22 ft at 11:00AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.24 ft at 11:15AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.21 ft at 11:30AM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.23 ft at 12:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 12:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 12:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.2 ft at 1:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.16 ft at 1:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.13 ft at 2:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.15 ft at 2:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.19 ft at 2:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 3:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 3:45PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.1 ft at 4:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.14 ft at 4:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.12 ft at 5:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.07 ft at 5:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.09 ft at 5:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.04 ft at 6:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.05 ft at 6:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.06 ft at 6:30PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.02 ft at 7:00PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.06 ft at 7:15PM Oct 20, 2021Observed: 4.05 ft at 7:30PM Oct 20, 2021Forecast: 3.7 ft 2:00AM Oct 21, 2021Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00AM Oct 21, 2021Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00PM Oct 21, 2021Forecast: 3.5 ft 8:00PM Oct 21, 2021Forecast: 3.6 ft 2:00AM Oct 22, 2021Highest Forecast: 3.8 ft 8:00AM Oct 22, 2021Forecast: 3.7 ft 2:00PM Oct 22, 2021Forecast: 3.6 ft 8:00PM Oct 22, 2021Forecast: 3.5 ft 2:00AM Oct 23, 2021Forecast: 3.4 ft 8:00AM Oct 23, 2021USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSHBN6(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (8:15PM Oct 20, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 10:01AM Oct 20)Latest observed value: 4.05 ft at 7:30 PM EDT 20-Oct-2021. Flood Stage is 8.5 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 10.6
Moderate Flood Stage: 9.5
Flood Stage: 8.5
Action Stage: 6.5
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 13.72 ft on 02/17/1954
(2) 11.64 ft on 09/08/2011
(3) 11.35 ft on 06/28/2006
(4) 11.20 ft on 03/28/1914
(5) 11.14 ft on 07/01/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 10.00 ft on 12/25/2020 (P)
(2) 10.07 ft on 11/01/2019
(3) 8.98 ft on 04/07/2017
(4) 8.53 ft on 07/08/2013
(5) 11.14 ft on 07/01/2013
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
(1) 1.31 ft on 09/25/1964

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13.7 This is the historical flood of record caused by an ice jam during February 1954.
11.6 This is the flood stage caused by natural flow from Spetember 2011. It is the modern flood of record of this stream gage.
11.4 This is the level of the major flood of June 2006.
11.3 FEMA flood insurance risk maps indocate that this level, as measured at the stream gage, marks the 100 year (1 percent) floodplain. Your property is at risk for flooding during a major flood event. A 100 year flood is a flood that has a 1 percent chance of occurring in any year.
11 Three feet of water covers Main Street in Sherburne.
10 About 2 feet of water covers north Main Street, Knapp Street, and Gould Drive.
9.5 Water covers Blanding Road near State Highway 12, South Cross Road, Conley Road, and the north end of Williams Road. Water begins seeping across north Main Street from downtown Sherburne to the Big M.
8.5 Water spreads throughout agricultural lands nearest the river on the West side of Sherburne.
8 The river begins to overflow the bank on the east side of the river.
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(1) looking upstream
(2) view of gagehouse
(3) looking downstream
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Latitude: 42.678611° N, Longitude: 75.510833° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 8.5 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 1037.16 ft 1045.16 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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