North Branch Susquehanna River at Vestal, Broome County NY (VSTN6)
Gage Location: Broome County, New YorkSite Location: Broome County, New York
Latitude: 42.091Longitude: -76.056Elevation: 799.19 ft. MSLDrainage Area: 3941 Sq. Mi.
Minor Stage: 18 ft. Moderate Stage: 21 ft.Major Stage: 27 ft.
First Flood: 1935-07-08Last Flood: 2011-09-08 Crest: 35.26 ft.Datum change: 1937-03-03Number of Floods: 89

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Date of FloodCrest(ft)Streamflow(cfs)CategoryCode
1935-07-0825.2577000ModerateC1 C3 F1
1936-03-1830.5107000MajorC1 C3 C8
1938-09-2319.1447600Minornone
1939-02-2121.3456200Moderatenone
1940-04-0126.5885500Moderatenone
1940-04-0923.8170000Moderatenone
1940-04-2218.1844100Minornone
1941-04-0720.2953400Minornone
1942-03-1818.1443900Minornone
1942-12-3127.4190500Majornone
1943-03-1821.8163000Moderatenone
1944-03-1819.953900Minornone
1945-03-1819.1350400Minornone
1945-03-2219.0950200Minornone
1946-03-0920.354700Minornone
1946-05-2819.9653100Minornone
1947-03-2518.0345600Minornone
1947-04-0620.7758400Minornone
1948-03-1719.7752200Minornone
1948-03-2227.7392400Majornone
1948-12-3118.5446800Minornone
1950-03-3020.8757300Minornone
1950-04-0521.2959300Moderatenone
1950-12-0520.2754500Minornone
1952-03-1218.3746000Minornone
1955-10-1618.4946500Minornone
1956-03-0822.7464000Moderatenone
1956-04-0622.7263900Moderatenone
1958-04-0822.864300Moderatenone
1959-01-2220.5953700Minornone
1959-11-2919.2147500Minornone
1960-02-1218.5344700Minornone
1960-04-0123.4567600Moderatenone
1960-04-0523.266300Moderatenone
1961-02-2624.0970800Moderatenone
1961-04-2520.251900Minornone
1962-04-0121.7459100Moderatenone
1963-03-2822.4662600Moderatenone
1964-03-0625.7979200Moderatenone
1964-03-1025.1372600Moderatenone
1968-03-2318.1843200Minornone
1969-01-3118.6145000Minornone
1970-04-0318.4844500Minornone
1972-06-2322.3550400Moderatenone
1972-11-0919.7946400Minornone
1973-12-2818.2440000Minornone
1975-09-2623.0961500Moderatenone
1976-02-1919.4344900Minornone
1977-03-1422.6859600Moderatenone
1978-04-0521.1354200Moderatenone
1979-03-0626.6281700Moderatenone
1980-03-2218.2644000Minornone
1981-02-2119.4348700Minornone
1983-04-1620.5153000Minornone
1983-12-1427.0384200Majornone
1986-03-1525.1173100Moderatenone
1986-11-2718.4644800Minornone
1990-10-2421.0752000Moderatenone
1993-04-1126.2579400Moderatenone
1994-04-0719.3944700Minornone
1996-01-2027.8689100MajorF3
1996-12-0222.5158800Moderatenone
1998-01-0921.5654300Moderatenone
1999-01-2521.2752900Moderatenone
2000-02-2823.6264500Moderatenone
2000-04-0519.7746300Minornone
2001-04-1019.4945100Minornone
2003-03-2321.0151800Moderatenone
2004-03-0718.2640055Minornone
2004-09-1825.9477600Moderatenone
2005-01-1420.11-9999Minornone
2005-03-2920.51-9999Minornone
2005-04-0329.1497000Majornone
2006-01-1918.4240700Minornone
2006-06-2833.66119000Majornone
2006-11-1721.6755900Moderatenone
2007-03-1619.91-9999Minornone
2007-03-2818.3340336Minornone
2008-02-0719.11-9999Minornone
2008-03-0518.59-9999Minornone
2008-03-0921.0153100Moderatenone
2009-03-0918.5242800Minornone
2010-01-2620.8953000Minornone
2011-03-0718.25-9999Minornone
2011-03-1122.2659100Moderatenone
2011-04-2718.9544900Minornone
2011-04-2823.1763300Moderatenone
2011-08-2818.944700Minornone
2011-09-0835.26129000Majornone



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