This station is operated in cooperation
Onondaga County, Dept. of Water Environment
Lat 43°02'09", long 76°10'54"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Onondaga County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on left bank 160 ft upstream from bridge on
Holden Street at Syracuse, 220 ft downstream from gated outlet of
Velasko Road Detention Basin, and 2.6 mi upstream from mouth.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
June 1959 to current year.
WSP 2112: Drainage area. WDR NY-82-3: 1981
(M). WDR-NY-88-3: 1986-87 (M).
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 391.16 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Sept. 30, 1978, at site 1,660
ft upstream, and Sept. 30, 1978 to May 31, 1980, at site 1,800 ft
upstream, at datum 3.63 ft higher.
Records fair. No estimated daily discharges. Flow
includes some sewage and storm sewer inflow, some originating outside
the basin. Flow can be regulated at detention basin by Onondaga County.
Telephone and satellite gage-height telemeters at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 726
/s, July 3, 1974, gage height, 8.34 ft, datum then in
use, from rating curve extended above 250 ft3
/s on basis of
slope-area measurement of peak flow; no flow for part of each day July
14, 16, 18, 1997, Aug. 20, 26, 1998, Sept. 11, 14, 1998, result of
regulation for maintenance work in the channel.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information