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 during this period may be incomplete and therefore was not used in frequency calculations. Some of the floods are based on current flood stage and nearby gage information.
C2|Crest information during this period 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: 07:31 AM Dec 19, 2014