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NOTICE (10/01/2020) -- This station is unfunded as of October 1, 2020. 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 of the USGS New York Water Science Center at 518-285-5600 or dc_ny@usgs.gov.

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°59'00", long 76°09'03" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Onondaga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on left bank 550 ft upstream from bridge on Dorwin Avenue, at Syracuse, and 4.0 mi downstream from Onondaga Reservoir.
DRAINAGE AREA.--88.5 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1951 to current year.
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WSP 2112: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 414.19 ft above NGVD of 1929 and 413.64 ft above NAVD of 1988 (VERTCON).
REMARKS.--High flows regulated by Onondaga Reservoir.
Water Years 2014-15: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are fair.
Water Years 2016-19: Records good except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 3,260 ft³/sec, July 3, 1974, gage height, 6.48 ft; minimum discharge not determined; minimum gage height, 1.15 ft, Sept. 16, 1959.
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This station managed by the NY Water Science Center Ithaca.

Available Parameters Period of Record
1951-05-16  2020-11-26


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