River Statement
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON, NY
1210 PM EST WED MAR 04 2015

...RIVER ICE STATEMENT...

...TOWANDA CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...CANASWACTA CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...FALL CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 02/27/2015 ID: 171
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT OWEGO NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE
     AND 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 0.5 OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF PIECES/BLOCKS OF SHEET ICE.
     COMMENT: THE RIVER CHANNEL OPENS SLOWLY ABOUT ONE QUARTER
     MILE UPSTREAM FROM THE OBSERVATION POINT AT THE
     OWEGO CREEK CONFLUENCE AND CONTINUES TO WIDEN TO
     ABOUT 80 % OPEN UNTIL IT PASSES FROM SIGHT BEYOND
     SQUAW ISLAND ONE HALF MILE DOWNSTREAM. IT ICES
     OVER VERY QUICKLY AFTER THAT. WITH THE EXCEPTION
     OF CONDITIONS REPORTED FROM THE OBSERVATION POINT
     AND OCCASIONAL SMALL PATCHES OF OPEN WATER THE
     RIVER IS ICE COVERED FROM ONE QUARTER MILE BELOW
     THE COURT STREET BRIDGE IN OWEGO UNTIL IT REACHES
     TIOGA CENTER SIX MILES DOWNSTREAM.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/03/2015 ID: 140
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT WILKES BARRE PA
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/14/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT 200 YARDS UPSTREAM OF MARKET STREET BRIDGE AND
     ENDS AT UNKNOWN.
     COMMENT: ICE IS SNOW COVERED AND A COMBINATION OF FREEZEUP
     JAM HUMMOCKED ICE AND SHEET ICE

...DELAWARE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/02/2015 ID: 110
     LOCATION: DELAWARE RIVER AT MONTAGUE NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 03/02/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT UPSTREAM LOCATION OF START OF SHEET ICE UNKNOWN AND
     ENDS AT DOWNSTREAM LOCATION OF END OF SHEET ICE UNKNOWN.
     COMMENT: BOTH THE UPSTREAM START OF SHEET ICE AND
     DOWNSTREAM END OF SHEET ICE ARE BEYOND DISTANCE
     VISUALLY OBSERVABLE FROM MONTAGUE STATION

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 02/27/2015 ID: 150
     LOCATION: DELAWARE RIVER AT PORT JERVIS NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/27/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT ABOUT 150FT UP RIVER AND
     ENDS AT ABOUT 100FT DOWNRIVER.
     COMMENT: EAST RIVER LARGE 200FT OF ICE COVER FROM SHORE
     WEST COVER EXTENDS ABOUT 50 FT FROM SHORE

...NEVERSINK RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 02/28/2015 ID: 153
     LOCATION: NEVERSINK RIVER AT PORT JERVIS  ROUTE 6 BRIDGE NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/28/2015.
     THE START OF THE SOLID ICE COVER IS UNKNOWN.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER ENDS AT 90%SHORTOSHOR NORTH CITY LIN TO DELA RIV.
     COMMENT:

...TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 02/27/2015 ID: 155
     LOCATION: TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AT ITASKA NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/27/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT 1 TO 2 MILES UPSTREAM ICE STARTS. AND
     ENDS AT 99% ICE COVER TO CHENANGO RIVER.  .
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/02/2015 ID: 120
     LOCATION: TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AT MARATHON NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/09/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT MORE THAN ONE MILE AND
     ENDS AT MORE THAN ONE MILE.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 02/27/2015 ID: 111
     LOCATION: TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AT WHITNEY POINT NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 5-10 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 0.8 OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT: UPSTREAM ALMOST NO OPEN WATER ON TIOUGHNIOGA BUT
     LITTLE ICE ON THE OTSELIC.  DOWNSTREAM 1 TO 2
     MILES 40 PERCENT ICE COVER.

...TUNKHANNOCK CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...LACKAWAXEN RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/03/2015 ID: 174
     LOCATION: LACKAWAXEN RIVER AT ROWLAND PA
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE
     AND LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 0.8 OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT: THERE IS ANCHOR ICE AND VERY LARGE FRAZIL PANS
     PLUS LARGE SHEETS OF ICE ON ROCKS IN THE RIVER.
     THE FRAZIL PANS EXTEND ACROSS THE RIVER.

...CHEMUNG RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...SENECA RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...TEN MILE CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...NINEMILE CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...CHENANGO RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/03/2015 ID: 108
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER AT PORT DICKINSON PARK NY
     REPORT: IN GENERAL 0.7 OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT: CHANNEL IS MAINLY OPEN BUT THERE SEEMS TO BE A
     THIN COVERING OF FRAZIL SLUSH EXTENDING ACROSS THE
     CHANNEL. FLOWS ARE VERY LOW.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/01/2015 ID: 109
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER AT CHENANGO FORKS NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 02/02/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT 1-50-100 YARDS AND
     ENDS AT 0.1 MILE.
     COMMENT: MID-STREAM ICE APPEARED TO BE THINNING (PRIOR TO
     CURRENT SNOW COVER)

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/03/2015 ID: 128
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER AT ROUTE 12A BRIDGE NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 01/08/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE. AND
     ENDS AT AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN SEE..
     COMMENT: THIS IS A LONG TERM FREEZE UP AREA ON THE CHENANGO
     RIVER. HARD TO ASSESS BUT THE THICKNESS OF THE ICE
     IS PROBABLY SUBSTANTIAL. THE RIVER DOES APPEAR TO
     BE FROZEN AT A LOW STATE.

...COHOCTON RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

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