Brodhead Creek at Minisink Hills, Monroe County PA (MNSP1)
Gage Location: Monroe County, PennsylvaniaSite Location: Monroe County, Pennsylvania
Latitude: 40.999Longitude: -75.143Elevation: 301.84 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 259 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 10 ft. Moderate Stage: 12 ft.Major Stage: 15 ft.
First Flood: 1951-11-07Last Flood: 2011-09-09 Crest: 12.46 ft.Datum change: 1956-07-24Number of Floods: 20

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1951-11-0710.4510900MinorC1
1952-07-10-999912600MissingC1
1952-12-11-999919900MissingC1
1955-08-192768800MajorC1 C4 C7
1957-12-2110.510900Minornone
1969-07-2814.2325800Moderatenone
1978-01-0911.5117800Minornone
1984-04-0512.2319200Moderatenone
1986-03-1611.6522400Minornone
1987-09-1310.2817000Minornone
1996-01-1911.7722400Minornone
1996-01-2711.2620100Minornone
2004-09-1918.2739200MajorC7
2005-04-0420.9948500MajorC7
2005-10-0810.5514700Minornone
2006-06-2921.34-9999MajorC7
2011-03-1110.4712100Minornone
2011-08-2811.4217500Minornone
2011-08-2910.5715100Minornone
2011-09-0912.4620600Moderatenone



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