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USGS 01349527 MOHAWK R ABOVE STATE HIGHWAY 30A AT FONDA NY

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LOCATION.--Lat 42°57'01", long 74°22'21" referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Montgomery County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02020004, on left bank 410 ft upstream from bridge on State Highway 30A at Fonda.
DRAINAGE AREA.--2,118 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--October 2014 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, acoustic velocity meter, and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 257.94 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.--Considerable regulation of stage by operation of Lock 13 (about 4.5 mi upstream) and Lock 12 (about 5.0 mi downstream) on the Erie (Barge) Canal.
Water Years 2015-16: Records poor.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 25,300 ft³/s, Feb. 25, 2016, gage height, 21.42 ft; maximum gage height, 23.11 ft, May 30, 2016; minimum discharge not determined; minimum gage height, 9.86 ft, Apr. 18, 19, 2016.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--Flood of Aug. 29, 2011 reached a stage of 33.46 ft, from floodmarks in downstream cabin of Lock 13 about 4.5 mi upstream, and a stage of 31.21 ft, from floodmarks in upstream cabin of Lock 12 about 5.0 mi downstream, from information provided by New York State Canal Corporation. Flood of June 28, 2006, reached a stage of 34.21 ft, from floodmarks on left bank about 330 ft downstream, and a stage of 33.91 ft, from floodmarks on right bank about 190 ft downstream.

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00060 Discharge [Combined, final] 2015-10-01  2017-12-17
00065 Gage height 2014-12-18  2017-12-17
63680 Turbidity, Form Neph 2014-12-22  2017-12-17

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Discharge, cubic feet per second, [Combined, final]

Most recent instantaneous value: 2730 12-17-2017   04:30 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Dec 17 based on 2 years of record more
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2730 4180 4650 4650 5110


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 10.91 12-17-2017   04:30 EST
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