This station is operated in cooperation
New York State Thruway Authority
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Buffalo
Lat 43°05'32", long 77°40'50"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Monroe County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 04130003, on right bank 400 ft upstream from Ballantyne
Bridge on State Highway 252, 1.6 mi west of Mortimer, and 2.8 mi
upstream from Erie (Barge) Canal.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 1973 to current year.
WDR NY-82-3: Drainage area.
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 500.00 ft above
NGVD of 1929.
River regulated for operation of Erie (Barge) Canal,
downstream powerplants, and at high stages by Mount Morris Lake (see
station 04224000). U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District
satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum gage height, 20.57 ft,
Jan. 10, 1998; minimum gage height recorded, 8.20 ft, Nov. 9, 1979, but
may have been lower as a result of extreme regulation.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2011
Peak Flow and Stage Information