HCDN: Streamflow Data Set, 1874 - 1988
By J.R. Slack, Alan M. Lumb, and Jurate Maciunas Landwehr
USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report 93-4076
Station 01362198 ESOPUS CREEK AT SHANDAKEN NY
Description, qualifying comments, and acceptable water years.
Drainage area is 59.5 sq.mi. Datum is 1017.27 ft.
Located in hydrologic unit 02020006 at Latitude: 42:06:59N Longitude: 074:23:20W
Station is in the state of NY (county code 111) and serviced by the NY office.
Channel slope is 82.00 feet/mile
Stream length is 12.60 miles
Mean basin elevation is 2340.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum
Percent of contributing drainage area covered by
Storage: 0.10% Lakes: N.A.% Forests: 95.00% Glaciers: N.A.%
Soil infiltration index is N.A. inches
Annual precipitation is 50.00 inches
Precipitation intensity is 3.50 inches/24 hour (expected on the average once each two years)
January minimum temperature is 13.50 degrees Fahrenheit
This is a Hydrologic Benchmark station.
Comments and qualifications on the data:
Both the stage record and the stage-discharge relationship are rated poor.
There is no acceptable HCDN data for this station.
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