This station is operated in cooperation
New York City Department of Environmental
Lat 41°24'42.5", long 73°41'37.5"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Putnam County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02030101, on right bank 300 ft upstream from U.S.
Highway 6, 500 ft downstream from dam on West Branch Reservoir, and 1.4
mi southwest of Carmel.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
March 1994 to current year.
WDR NY-98-1: 1997.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 447.86 ft above NGVD of 1929.
No estimated daily discharges. Records good. Flow
regulated by West Branch Reservoir. Satellite gage-height telemeter at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 1,970
/s, Aug. 28, 2011, gage height, 5.88 ft, outside gage
height was 6.20 ft, from crest-stage gage; minimum daily discharge,
about 0.30 ft3
/s, Feb. 8, 1998; minimum instantaneous
discharge not determined.
Peak Flow and Stage Information