March 31, 2009, data collection at this streamgage has been
due to funding reductions from partner
agencies. Although historic data will remain accessible, no new data
will be collected. Users who can contribute funding for the non-Federal
share of costs to continue operation of this streamgage should contact
the USGS New York Water Science Center . Ward Freeman (518-285-5665 or
This station is operated in cooperation
NYS Department of Environmental
Lat 42°40'17", long 73°45'22"
referenced to North American Datum of 1927, Albany County, NY,
Hydrologic Unit 02020006, atop culvert 500 ft upstream from Northern
Boulevard, 700 ft downstream from railroad bridge, 1,600 ft downstream
from Tivoli Lake, and 1.3 mi upstream from mouth, at Albany.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Water years 1979-83 (annual maximum only),
October 2002 to current year.
Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Elevation of
gage is 124 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map. Prior to 2002,
crest-stage gage 480 ft upstream at datum 1.10 ft higher.
Records good. River regulated to some extent by
several lakes and reservoirs upstream from station. Satellite
gage-height telemeter at station.
Peak Flow and Stage Information