This station is operated in cooperation
LaChute Hydro Company, Inc.
Lat 43°48'28", long 73°27'30"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Essex County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02010001, on west shore about 500 ft north of
Hooper's dock at Rogers Rock, and 0.4 mi west of Baldwin.
, at outlet at
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
July 1913 to current year (daily gage heights
prior to October 2003, elevations thereafter).
WDR NY-87-1: Datum.
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is NGVD of 1929.
Prior to Nov. 4, 1929, nonrecording gages at several sites within a
half mile of present site. Nov. 4, 1929 to Sept. 26, 1936, nonrecording
gage at present site. Prior to October 2003, at datum 316.06 ft
Elevation of lake regulated by floodgates at
Ticonderoga. Prior to October 1974, lake was regulated by powerplant
wheel gate and floodgates. Lake George has been controlled by a dam at
its outlet for more than 100 years. Area of water surface is 44
. Satellite and telephone gage-height telemeter at
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum elevation observed,
321.15 ft, Apr. 9, 1936; minimum elevation, 316.70 ft, Dec. 20,
Peak Flow and Stage Information