North Branch Susquehanna River at Bainbridge, Chenango County NY (BAIN6)
Gage Location: Chenango County, New YorkSite Location: Chenango County, New York
Latitude: 42.291Longitude: -75.477Elevation: 956.55 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 1610 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 15 ft. Moderate Stage: 20 ft.Major Stage: 22 ft.
First Flood: 1910-03-01Last Flood: 2014-05-17 Crest: 15.09 ft.Datum change: 2009-06-29Number of Floods: 45

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1910-03-0122.1-9999MajorC1
1914-03-2923.1-9999MajorC1
1918-02-2120.4-9999ModerateC1
1977-03-1522.2-9999MajorC1
1977-10-1820.4-9999ModerateC1
1979-01-0216.35-9999MinorC1
1979-03-0721.96-9999ModerateC1
1980-03-2315.85-9999MinorC1
1983-12-1417.8-9999MinorC1
1986-03-1619.8-9999MinorC1
1987-04-0614.8-9999MinorC1
1988-02-1017.85-9999MinorC1
1989-05-0713.4518900MinorC1
1990-02-1713.9819000MinorC1
1990-11-1113.417700MinorC1 F1
1993-03-3120.1736600ModerateC1
1994-04-0815.0422500MinorC1
1996-01-2021.0434500ModerateC1 C5 F1 F3
1996-12-0316.9227300MinorC1
1998-01-1019.9135800MinorC1
1999-01-2516.8927200MinorC1
2000-02-2919.5334600MinorC1
2001-04-1117.5529000MinorC1
2002-03-2713.4218700MinorC1
2003-03-2217.6329200MinorC1
2004-03-0713.1218012MinorC1
2004-09-1815.1122700MinorC1
2005-01-1413.86-9999MinorC1
2005-03-2915.25-9999MinorC1
2005-04-0420.4737500ModerateC1
2006-01-1913.64-9999MinorC1
2006-06-2927.0558700MajorC1
2006-11-1813.49-9999MinorC1
2007-03-1515.08-9999MinorC1
2007-03-2815.3422500MinorC1
2007-04-1813.14-9999MinorC1
2008-02-0714.9-9999MinorC1
2008-03-0614.54-9999MinorC1
2008-03-0916.9125700MinorC1
2009-03-0914.0517600MinorC1
2010-03-241520300Minornone
2011-03-1216.0224200Minornone
2011-04-2916.5425500Minornone
2011-09-0826.251700Majornone
2014-05-1715.0921600Minornone



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: 01:25 PM Jul 21, 2014