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 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: 02:59 PM Feb 12, 2014