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USGS 04228500 GENESEE RIVER AT AVON NY

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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This station is operated in cooperation with:
   National Weather Service
   U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Buffalo District
   U.S. Geological Survey


LOCATION.--Lat 42°55'04", long 77°45'27" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Livingston County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04130003, on right bank 250 ft downstream from bridge on U.S. Highway 20 (State Highway 5), 0.3 mi west of Avon, 0.8 mi downstream from Conesus Creek, and 35.6 mi upstream from mouth.
DRAINAGE AREA.--1,673 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 1955 to current year.
REVISED RECORDS.--WDR NY-82-3: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 500.11 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.--Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair. Diurnal fluctuation at low flow caused by powerplant. Flow regulated to some extent by Rushford Lake, at high flows by Mount Morris Lake (see station 04224000), and by Conesus Lake (see station 04227980). Monthly figures of discharge and runoff August 1955 to September 1965 adjusted for change in contents in Rushford Lake and Mount Morris Lake. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District telephone gage-height telemeter and satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 16,500 ft3/s, June 25, 1972, gage height 40.67 ft; minimum discharge, 47 ft3/s, Oct. 10, 11, 1980, gage height, 13.70 ft.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2011

Peak Flow and Stage Information
This station managed by the NY Water Science Center, Ithaca.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-23
00065 Gage height 2014-03-25  2014-07-23

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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 675   07-23-2014  02:00 EST
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373 373 373 373 675


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Most recent instantaneous value: 16.06   07-23-2014  02:00 EST
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