Tioga River at Lindley, Steuben County NY (LDYN6)
Gage Location: Steuben County, New YorkSite Location: Steuben County, New York
Latitude: 42.029Longitude: -77.132Elevation: 964.5 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 771 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 17 ft. Moderate Stage: 20 ft.Major Stage: 22 ft.
First Flood: 1936-03-12Last Flood: 1975-09-26 Crest: 23.37 ft.Datum change: 1975-10-01Number of Floods: 23

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1936-03-1219.241200MinorC1
1936-03-1717.832800MinorC1
1937-11-1317.1327200MinorC1
1940-04-0118.7836600MinorC1
1940-04-0417.127000MinorC1
1942-03-0917.4630800MinorC1
1942-12-3017.6331800MinorC1
1946-05-2822.8775000MajorC1
1947-04-0518.4837400MinorC1
1948-03-2218.537500MinorC1
1950-03-2917.3229900MinorC1
1950-11-2619.948200MinorC1 F1
1951-03-3119.4244400MinorC1
1952-03-1117.7132300MinorC1
1955-10-1420.1850400ModerateC1
1959-01-2217.3330000MinorC1
1960-03-3117.3229900MinorC1
1961-02-2617.4830900MinorC1
1961-04-2517.0428200MinorC1
1964-03-0518.4837400MinorC1
1972-03-0217.9630000MinorC1
1972-06-2326.27128000MajorC1 F3
1975-09-2623.3780600MajorC1



Codes and description

C1|Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information looks reliable despite potential problems. This data was used in frequency calculations.
C3|Crest height estimated by the USGS.
C4|Crest height is from the National Weather Service.
C5|Crest height affected by backwater.
C6|Crest occurred at a previous flood stage that is lower than the current flood stage. The crests below the new flood stage are not used in flood frequency calculations.
C7|Crest from USGS yearly peak and/or date is different than the crest we provide. In many cases MARFC uses crest based on backwater or ice effects.
C8|Crest month or day of occurrence has been estimated by The Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center usually based on nearby gage information.
C9|Crest date (day) in the month is unknown.
F1|Flow is an estimate.
F2|Flow affected by regulation or diversion and in some cases to an unknown degree.
F3|Flow effected by snow-melt, ice jam or debris jam break up.
F4|Flow affected by dam failure.
F5|Flow - All or part of the record affected by urbanization, mining, agricultural changes, channelization or other factors.
G1|Gage height at a different site and/or datum.
G2|Gage is not an official USGS gage with crests provided by the NWS. Crest information looks unreliable and incomplete and not used in flood frequency calculations.
G3|Gage datum changed during this year.
none,No code; Good Data

Updated: 08:00 PM May 28, 2014