This station is operated in cooperation
Seneca Falls Power Corp.
Lat 42°56'20", long 76°45'40"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Seneca County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on right bank, 30 ft upstream of State
Highway 89 bridge over Seneca River, about 2.5 mi downstream from Lock
2 of the Cayuga/Seneca Canal in Seneca Falls, and 1.5 mi upstream from
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 2005 to current year.
Acoustic velocity meter and water-stage recorder. Datum
of gage is NGVD of 1929.
Records good. No estimated daily discharges. Flow
regulated by Cayuga/Seneca Canal Locks 2 and 3, and Seneca Falls Power
Project. Flow affected by backwater from Cayuga Lake. Telephone and
satellite gage height and velocity telemeters at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum daily discharge, 3,290
/s, May 4, 2011; minimum daily discharge, 31
/s, Mar. 18, 2006. Maximum and minimum instantaneous
discharges not determined.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information