NOTICE (05/21/2015) -- This site will
be discontinued on July 1, 2015. Although historic data will remain
accessible, no new data will be collected unless one or more new
funding partners are found. Users who are willing to contribute funding
to continue operation of this streamgage should contact Rob Breault or
Ward Freeman of the USGS New York Water Science Center at 518-285-5658
This station is operated in cooperation
Hudson River-Black River Regulating
Lat 43°44'50", long 75°20'04"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Lewis County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 04150101, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on
Donnattsburg Road at Donnattsburg, 1.2 mi downstream from Chase Lake
Outlet, 4.2 mi northeast of Glenfield, and 5.0 mi upstream from
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
July 1942 to current year.
WDR NY-87-1: Drainage area.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 972.84 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Sept. 16, 1949, nonrecording
gage at same site and datum.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are poor. Satellite and telephone gage-height and
rain-gage telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 9,420
/s, Dec. 30, 1984, gage height, 13.34 ft, from rating
curve extended above 2,500 ft3
/s on basis of slope-area
measurement of peak flow; minimum observed/recorded discharge, 18
/s, Sept. 17, 1948, Aug. 4, 5, 1949, Sept. 8, 9, 10, 11,
2002; minimum gage height, 2.85 ft, Sept. 17, 1948, Aug. 4, 5,
Peak Flow and Stage Information