Hydrology - The scientific study of the waters of the earth, especially with
relation to the effects of precipitation and evaporation upon the occurrence and character of water
on or below the land surface.
For the latest graphical river levels and forecasts go to the Advanced Hydrologic Prediction
The National Weather Service at Binghamton, New York is responsibile for issuing river flood
watches, warnings, advisories, statements and information for 17 counties in New York and 7 counties
Below is a graphic showing NWS Binghamton's Hydrologic Service Area or HSA.
The menu below has selections for various text product including river forecasts, watches, warning,
advisories, statements, etc. Please note the times on the products as some are not
The map below shows river forecast responsibilites across the NWS Binghamton, NY Hydrologic Service
Area, or HSA. There are two River Forecast Centers, or RFCs, that have forecast responsiblity for
the Binghamton HSA, they are the Middle Atlantic River Forecast Center (shown in light green on the
map) and the Northeast River Forecast Center (shown in peach). The Binghamton HSA is shown as a
raised area on the map. The red line shows the borders between the RFCs.
The menu below has selections for various text
products. Please note the times on the products as some are not daily.
Precipitation Measurement and Streamflow Conditions
Other Hydrologic Information