This station is operated in cooperation
NYS Department of Environmental
Lat 44°38'24", long 73°29'41"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Clinton County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02010004, on left bank 32 ft upstream from bridge on
Salmon River Road, 0.4 mi west of State Highway 22, and 3.9 mi upstream
from mouth, at South Plattsburgh.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Occasional low-flow measurements, water years
1954, 1957-58. May 1959 to September 1968 (no winter records prior to
October 1965), annual maximum only--1969-86, March 1990 to current
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 220.53 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records good except those for estimated daily
discharges, which are poor. Satellite gage-height telemeter at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 4,200
/s, Nov. 9, 1996, gage height, 7.56 ft, from floodmark in
gage well; minimum discharge, 3.0 ft3
/s, Sept. 17,
Peak Flow and Stage Information