River Statement
Issued by NWS Binghamton, NY

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON, NY
1210 PM EST SAT JAN 31 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: 1/31/2015 ID: 171
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT OWEGO NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 5-10 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE
     AND LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 90% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF PIECES/BLOCKS OF SHEET ICE.
     COMMENT: 1/31/15   1000 HRS   13 DEG F   THE PAST SEVERAL
     DAYS HAVE SEEN SHORE ICE ON THE PUMPELLY CREEK
     SHOAL EXTEND FIVE TO TEN FEET INTO THE CHANNEL IN
     THE BACKWATER BEHIND THE GROWING ACCUMULATION OF
     STRANDED FLOATING ICE ON THE SHOALS UPSTREAM
     SHORE. ON THE OPPOSITE SIDE OF THE SUSQUEHANNA THE
     OWEGO CREEK IS NOW 95% ICED OVER AT ITS CONFLUENCE
     WITH THE SUSQUEHANNA AND CREEK ICE AT THE MOUTH
     NOW EXTENDS FIVE FEET INTO RIVER CHANNEL. HERE AT
     THE BEND IN THE RIVER WHERE IT IS CONSIDERABLY
     NARROWER THAN IT IS EITHER UPSTREAM OR DOWNSTREAM
     THE OPEN CHANNEL IS REDUCED TO 90% OF NORMAL. THE
     WIDER PORTIONS OF THE CHANNEL REMAIN 95% OPEN.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 140
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT WILKES BARRE PA
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON 1/11/2015.
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT 20 YARDS DOWNSTREAM OF VETERANS MEMORIAL BRIDGE AND
     ENDS AT 200 YARDS UPSTREAM OF WILKES BARRE CONNECTING RAILROAD BRIDGE.
     COMMENT: ICE COVER IS PRIMARY SNOW COVERED FREEZEUP JAM AND
     HUMMOCKED ICE WHICH HAS BEEN SLOWLY ROTTING FROM
     THE BOTTOM UP. THERE ARE SEVERAL SECTIONS OF
     PARTIAL OPEN WATER IN THE CENTER PART OF THE
     CHANNEL. THESE INCLUDE AN AREA ABOUT 300 YARDS
     LONG AND FIFTY FEET WIDE WHICH BEGINS ABOUT 100
     YARDS DOWNSTREAM OF MARKET STREET BRIDGE.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 144
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT HARDING THE NARROWS PA
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON .
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT EXTENSIVE FREEZE UP JAM AT LEAST 3 MILES LONG WHICH IS AS MUCH AS I COULD VISUALIZE OF THE RIVER DRIVING THE ROAD ALONG IT AND
     ENDS AT EXTENSIVE FREEZE UP JAM AT LEAST 3 MILES LONG  WHICH IS AS MUCH AS I COULD VISUALIZE OF THE RIVER DRIVING THE ROAD ALONG IT.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/26/2015 ID: 164
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER NEAR CONKLIN NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 30% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF PIECES/BLOCKS OF SHEET ICE.
     COMMENT: ICE IS 0.75 TO 1 INCH THICK AND EXTENDS 20-30 FEET
     OFF BANK. RIVER WATER LEVEL REMAINS AT 3-5 FEET
     DEEP .MAINLY SNOW COVERED WITH WATER FLOWING
     FREELY IN THE MIDDLE OF WATERWAY

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/26/2015 ID: 167
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT CONFLUENCE WITH LACKAWANNA PA
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE
     AND LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 90% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT: "ANCHORED ICE ON SOME NORMALLY VISIBLE OR SHALLOW
     POINTS IN THE RIVER.  ICE JAM UPRIVER AT COXSON RR
     BRIDGE BLOCKING ICE FROM FLOWING DOWNSTREAM AT
     THIS TIME.

...DELAWARE RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 134
     LOCATION: STEELE BROOK AT MAIN STREET NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 30% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 135
     LOCATION: WEST BRANCH AT WALTON NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 20% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT: "W. BRANCH DELAWARE RIVER-WALTON

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/26/2015 ID: 110
     LOCATION: DELAWARE RIVER AT MONTAGUE NY
     REPORT: SOLID ICE COVERS THE RIVER AND STARTED ON .
     THE SOLID ICE COVER BEGINS AT SHEET ICE EXTENDS FROM APPROXIMATELY 100 YARDS BOTH UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM FROM THE GAGE STATION MONTIGUE. LARGE PIECES OF FRAZZLE PAN ICE ARE VISIBLE MOVING DOWNSTREAM UNTIL THEY ENCOUNTER THE SECTION OF SHEET ICE..
     THE END OF THE SOLID ICE COVER IS UNKNOWN.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/31/2015 ID: 165
     LOCATION: DELAWARE RIVER NEAR BUSHKILL PA
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 30-40 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE
     AND 30-40 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 10% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF PIECES/BLOCKS OF SHEET ICE.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/26/2015 ID: 151
     LOCATION: DELAWARE RIVER AT PORT JERVIS  ROUTE 6 BRIDGE NY
     REPORT: NO ICE HAS BEEN OBSERVED ON THE RIVER.

...NEVERSINK RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 118
     LOCATION: TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AT MARATHON NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 5-10 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE
     AND 5-10 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 70% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/29/2015 ID: 120
     LOCATION: TIOUGHNIOGA RIVER AT MARATHON NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 60% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT:

...TUNKHANNOCK CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...LACKAWAXEN RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/28/2015 ID: 174
     LOCATION: LACKAWAXEN RIVER AT ROWLAND PA
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE
     AND LESS THAN 5 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 80% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF FRAZIL SLUSH OR PANS.
     COMMENT: THE FRAZIL PANS ARE ABOUT 1 TO 2` ACROSS.

...CHEMUNG RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...SENECA RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/25/2015 ID: 147
     LOCATION: SENECA RIVER AT ROUTE 31 BRIDGE NY
     REPORT: IN GENERAL 10% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT:

...TEN MILE CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...NINEMILE CREEK AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

...CHENANGO RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/30/2015 ID: 141
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER SOUTH OF CHENANGO VALLEY PARK NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE WEST SHORE
     AND 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE EAST SHORE.
     IN GENERAL LESS THAN 10% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF ANCHOR ICE.
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/28/2015 ID: 108
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER AT PORT DICKINSON PARK NY
     REPORT: IN GENERAL 80% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT:

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/28/2015 ID: 109
     LOCATION: CHENANGO RIVER AT CHENANGO FORKS NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 90-100 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE
     AND 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 50% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF
     COMMENT: LARGE VARIATION IN ICE COVER WITHIN 1/4 MILE
     UPSTREAM AND DOWNSTREAM FROM ALMOST CONTINUOUS ICE
     COVER TO AROUND 20% COVERAGE.

DATE OF OBSERVATION: 1/26/2015 ID: 164
     LOCATION: SUSQUEHANNA RIVER NEAR CONKLIN NY
     REPORT: ICE EXTENDS 20-30 FEET FEET FROM THE NORTH SHORE
     AND 10-20 FEET FEET FROM THE SOUTH SHORE.
     IN GENERAL 30% OF THE CHANNEL IS OPEN.
     THE ICE IN OPEN WATER CONSISTS OF PIECES/BLOCKS OF SHEET ICE.
     COMMENT: ICE IS 0.75 TO 1 INCH THICK AND EXTENDS 20-30 FEET
     OFF BANK. RIVER WATER LEVEL REMAINS AT 3-5 FEET
     DEEP .MAINLY SNOW COVERED WITH WATER FLOWING
     FREELY IN THE MIDDLE OF WATERWAY

...COHOCTON RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES...

     NO REPORT.

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