This station is operated in cooperation
Onondaga County, Dept. of Water Environment
Lat 43°04'38", long 76°10'13"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Onondaga County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on left bank 0.2 mi upstream from bridge on
Park Street, in Syracuse, and 0.4 mi upstream from mouth.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Occasional discharge measurements, water
years 1959-72. December 1972 to current year.
WDR NY-76-1: 1975 (M). WDR NY-79-1:
Acoustic velocity meter, water-stage recorder,
crest-stage gage, and since July 9, 1984, steel "I" beam
control. Acoustic velocity meter since 2010. Datum of gage is 362.76 ft
above NGVD of 1929.
No estimated daily discharges. Records good. Flow may
be affected by backwater from Onondaga Lake (station 04240495) at times
when the lake elevation exceeds 364.0 ft. Telephone and satellite
gage-height and velocity telemeters at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 1,410
/s, Apr. 26, 2011, gage height, 5.02 ft; maximum gage
height, 7.02 ft, Apr. 26, 1993 (backwater from Onondaga Lake); minimum
discharge not determined; minimum gage height, 0.28 ft, Feb. 6-8,
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2013
Peak Flow and Stage Information