This station is operated in cooperation
New York State Canals
Lat 43°18'15", long 73°32'49"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Washington County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02020003, on right bank 400 ft upstream from Bond Creek
at Dunham Basin, 2.0 mi east of courthouse at Hudson Falls, and 8.0 mi
downstream from Hudson River feeder dam at Glens Falls.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
September 1945 to July 1980, November 2014 to
current year (navigation seasons only).
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage
is 139.19 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Feeder flow during navigation season is net diversion
from Hudson River basin to the summit level of the Champlain (Barge)
Canal, 0.4 mi downstream, and is diverted in accordance with
requirements of the canal. Flow during the remainder of the year
consists of leakage through headgates and inflow from area tributary to
feeder above station, which may continue during period of nonoperation.
During navigation season a portion of the flow is rediverted into Lake
Champlain basin; the remainder returns to the Hudson River in
southbound lockages. Water Years 2015-16: Records good.
Peak Flow and Stage Information