West Branch Croton River near Carmel (Rt6), NY

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LOCATION.--Lat 41°24'42.5", long 73°41'37.5" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Putnam County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02030101, on right bank 300 ft upstream from U.S. Highway 6, 500 ft downstream from dam on West Branch Reservoir, and 1.4 mi southwest of Carmel.
DRAINAGE AREA.--42.9 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1994 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 447.86 ft above NGVD of 1929. REMARKS.--No estimated daily discharges. Records good. Flow regulated by West Branch Reservoir. Satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 1,970 ft3/s, Aug. 28, 2011, gage height, 5.88 ft, outside gage height was 6.20 ft, from crest-stage gage; minimum daily discharge, about 0.30 ft3/s, Feb. 8, 1998; minimum instantaneous discharge not determined.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2012

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