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43°06'01", long 76°12'34" referenced to North
American Datum of 1927, Onondaga County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 04140201,
on north shore of Onondaga Lake at Onondaga Park Marina basin, 200 ft
southwest of Onondaga Lake Parkway, 0.2 mi south of Liverpool, and 1.9
mi upstream from outlet of lake.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 1970 to current year. Elevation
records, at Barge Canal datum, since February 1927 collected by, and in
files of, New York State Department of Transportation at
Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is NGVD of 1929. To
convert elevations to NAVD of 1988, subtract 0.58 ft.
Lake elevation regulated by operation of Erie (Barge)
Canal. Area of water surface, 4.60 mi².
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum elevation, 369.78 ft,
Apr. 26, 27, 1993; minimum elevation, 361.54 ft, Mar. 13, 1978.
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