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    ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

    USGS 04240010 ONONDAGA CR AT SPENCER ST., SYRACUSE NY

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    This station is operated in cooperation with:
       Onondaga County, Dept. of Water Environment Protection


    LOCATION.--Lat 43°03'27", long 76°09'45" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Onondaga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on right bank 450 ft upstream from bridge on Spencer Street in Syracuse, 1,200 ft upstream from Erie (Barge) Canal terminal, and 1.0 mi upstream from mouth.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--110 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--Occasional discharge measurements, water years 1958-70. September 1970 to current year.
    REVISED RECORDS.--WDR NY-72-1: 1971 (M). WDR NY-75-1: 1972 (M), 1974 (M). WDR NY-81-3: Drainage area. WDR NY-89-3: 1971-72(M), 1974-80 (M), 1982-84 (M), 1986 (M), 1988 (M).
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 362.29 ft above NGVD of 1929.
    REMARKS.--No estimated daily discharges. Records good. High flows regulated by Onondaga Reservoir. Flow may be affected by backwater from Onondaga Lake at times when the lake elevation exceeds 365.00 ft. Telephone and satellite gage-height telemeters at station.
    EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 4,050 ft3/s, July 3, 1974, gage height, 8.73 ft, from rating curve extended above 1,700 ft3/s on basis of runoff comparisons with nearby stations; minimum discharge, 20 ft3/s, Sept. 26, 1985, gage height, 2.16 ft.
    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  2014-09-02
    00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-09-02

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 89   09-02-2014  03:15 EST
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 2 based on 44 years of record more
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    (1999)
    25th
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    Median Mean 75th
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    Value Sep 2
    Max
    (2004)
    27 44 58 83 84 89 750


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2.73   09-02-2014  03:15 EST
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