This station is operated in cooperation
U.S. Geological Survey
Lat 43°37'18", long 73°25'08"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Washington County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02010001, on U.S. Coast Guard navigation structure No.
26 on Lake Champlain, 2.5 mi north of State boat launch at South Bay,
and approximately 4 mi north of Whitehall.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 1998 to current year.
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is NGVD of 1929 (New
York State Department of Environmental Conservation bench mark).
Area of lake surface about 490 mi2
volume below 92.5 ft elevation, reported by Lake Champlain Studies
Center, 902.2 bil ft3
. Satellite elevation telemeter at
station. Interruption of record was due to malfunction of recording
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum elevation, 103.57 ft,
May 9, 2011, affected by seiche; minimum elevation, 92.80 ft, Nov. 25,
2001, affected by seiche.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2012
Peak Flow and Stage Information