Funding for this site is provided by:
43°12'18", long 76°13'04" referenced to North
American Datum of 1983, Oswego County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140202, on
right bank, 50 ft downstream of Morgan Road bridge, 9.2 mi downstream
from Oneida Lake, 1.3 mi north of Euclid, and 7.7 mi upstream from
mouth at Three Rivers.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
November 1996 to current year. Records for
September 1902 to December 1909, published as "Oneida River near
Euclid," and January 1910 to December 1912 and October 1947 to
September 1998, published as "Oneida River at Caughdenoy"
(station 04246500), at site 7.6 mi upstream, are not equivalent because
of regulation between sites.
Acoustic velocity meter and water-stage recorder. Datum
of gage is 358.08 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records of gate openings, lockages, and elevations
of water surface in Erie (Barge) Canal above and below Lock 23,
provided by New York State Thruway Authority, Office of Canals.
Considerable seasonal regulation by operation of gates
in Oneida River and Erie (Barge) Canal with a large amount of natural
storage in Oneida Lake. Water may be received from Mohawk River basin
through summit level of Erie (Barge) Canal between New London and Rome.
Nearly all of flow from 14 mi2
of Tioughnioga River basin
may be diverted into De Ruyter Reservoir, in Oswego River basin. Water
Year 2014: Records fair except those for estimated daily discharges,
which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum daily discharge, 10,600
/s, May 1, 2011; minimum daily discharge, -52
/s, June 1, 2006. Maximum and minimum instantaneous
discharges not determined.
Peak Flow and Stage Information