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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 04235000 CANANDAIGUA OUTLET AT CHAPIN NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       New York State Canals


    LOCATION.--Lat 42°55'05", long 77°13'58" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Ontario County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on right bank at Chapin, 25 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 488, and 4.1 mi downstream from Canandaigua Lake.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--195 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--November 1939 to current year. Prior to October 1964, published as "Canandaigua Lake Outlet."
    REVISED RECORDS.--WSP 2112: Drainage area.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 671.44 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to June 25, 1974, at site 0.1 mi upstream at datum 676.90 ft above NGVD of 1929.
    REMARKS.--Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair. Flow regulated by Canandaigua Lake (see station 04234500), from which water is diverted for municipal supply by villages of Newark, Palmyra, and Gorham. Monthly runoff adjusted for change in contents in Canandaigua Lake from October 1945 to September 1966. Telephone gage-height telemeter at station.
    EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 1,710 ft3/s, June 24, 1972, gage height, 11.08 ft, present datum, at site then in use; minimum discharge, 4.4 ft3/s, Sept. 24, 1991.
    Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013

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

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-28
    00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-08-28

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 49   08-28-2014  23:30 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 29 based on 74 years of record more
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    Value Aug 29
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    (1992)
    -- unavailable -- 13 34 42 53 56 616


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 3.33   08-28-2014  23:30 EST
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