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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 01327750 HUDSON RIVER AT FORT EDWARD NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       NYS Department of Environmental Conservation


    LOCATION.--Lat 43°16'10", long 73°35'45" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Washington County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02020003, on left bank 40 ft upstream from Irving Paper Mill, 150 ft south of River Street in Fort Edward, and 0.4 mi upstream from bridge on State Highway 197.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--2,810 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1899 to December 1908, December 1976 to current year.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 100.00 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to December 1976, nonrecording gage at different site and datum.
    REMARKS.--Records good. Flow regulated appreciably by Great Sacandaga Lake since March 1930 (station 01323500) and Indian Lake since 1898 (station 01314500). Diurnal fluctuation caused by powerplants upstream from station. Water is diverted into St. Lawrence River basin through Glens Falls feeder, Bond Creek, and Champlain (Barge) Canal, and occasionally may be received from that basin through summit level of Champlain (Barge) Canal at Dunham Basin. Satellite and telephone gage-height telemeter at station.
    EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--(December 1976 to current year) Maximum discharge, 48,800 ft3/s, Apr. 29, 2011, gage height, 31.34 ft; minimum discharge, 234 ft3/s, July 25, 1983; minimum gage height, 19.33 ft, Sept. 4, 1978.
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 89,100 ft3/s, Mar. 28, 1913, at site about 14 mi upstream (drainage area, 2,779 mi2).
    Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013

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

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-29
    00065 Gage height 2014-05-01  2014-08-29

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 4,370   08-29-2014  02:45 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 29 based on 37 years of record more
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    (1982)
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    Value Aug 29
    Max
    (2011)
    1340 2450 2740 3470 3770 4370 17100


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 21.40   08-29-2014  02:45 EST
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