Funding for this site is provided by:
42°54'14", long 76°32'22" referenced to North
American Datum of 1927, Cayuga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140201, on
right bank near downstream side of bridge in Emerson Park, 0.2 mi south
of city limits of Auburn, and 1.0 mi upstream from State Dam.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 1967 to current year. Records since
1912 collected by, and in files of, City of Auburn.
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is NGVD of 1929. To
convert elevations to NAVD of 1988, subtract 0.49 ft. Prior to May 1,
1982, nonrecording gage read once daily by employees of City of Auburn
Water Division at same site and datum.
Elevation record provided by City of Auburn until
April 30, 1982.
Lake elevation regulated by gates on outlet at State
Dam. Area of water surface, 10.6 mi².
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum observed elevation,
716.48 ft, June 25, 1972; minimum recorded elevation, 708.45 ft, Mar.
22, 23, 1993.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum observed elevation
since 1912, 716.91 ft, Mar. 23, 1936, Apr. 9, 1940.
Peak Flow and Stage Information
NAVD 1988 Datum Conversion Information