Skip Navigation Link weather.gov  
NOAA logo - Click to go to the NOAA homepage National Weather Service NWS logo - Click to go to the NWS homepage
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service
Image background of Navigation bar Left
Bookmark and Share Navigation Bar End Cap

  
 
Feb 2014: Many gages are impacted by ice, please read the notes under each hydrograph for specific details.

Hydrograph River at a Glance Download
Mohawk River at Utica Pool (ft)Observed: 400 ft at 3:10PM Apr 14, 2014Observed: 400.3 ft at 7:30AM Apr 15, 2014Observed: 401 ft at 3:25PM Apr 15, 2014Highest Observation: 402.25 ft at 7:30AM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 402.8 ft 10:00AM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 402.92 ft 11:00AM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403 ft 12:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.07 ft 1:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.15 ft 2:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.23 ft 3:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.29 ft 4:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.35 ft 5:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.38 ft 6:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.41 ft 7:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.44 ft 8:00PM Apr 16, 2014Highest Forecast: 403.45 ft 9:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.44 ft 10:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.43 ft 11:00PM Apr 16, 2014Forecast: 403.44 ft 12:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 403.39 ft 1:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 403.36 ft 2:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 403.33 ft 3:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 403.23 ft 4:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 403.11 ft 5:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 402.94 ft 6:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 402.72 ft 7:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 402.53 ft 8:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 402.31 ft 9:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 402.06 ft 10:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 401.79 ft 11:00AM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 401.51 ft 12:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 401.28 ft 1:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 401.11 ft 2:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 400.93 ft 3:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 400.74 ft 4:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 400.56 ft 5:00PM Apr 17, 2014Forecast: 400.39 ft 6:00PM Apr 17, 2014UCAN6(plotting HPIRZ) Graph Created (9:00AM Apr 16, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 7:01PM Apr 15)Latest observed value: 402.25 ft at 7:30 AM EDT 16-Apr-2014. Flood Stage is 403 ft
Printable Image
About this graph
Tabular Data (UTC)
Tabular Data (EDT)
XML Data
RSS Files
Datum: Not Available
Metadata
NOTE: Automated gauge readings are unavailable, readings taken manually.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Mohawk River at Utica are issued as needed during times of high water, but are not routinely available.

Return to Area Map
 
Upstream Gauge - at Delta Dam Upstream Gauge Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - at Little Falls
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:407
Moderate Flood Stage:405
Flood Stage:403
Action Stage:401

Historical Crests
(1) 411.11 ft on 01/04/1907
(2) 408.90 ft on 03/14/1977
(3) 408.00 ft on 09/09/2011
(4) 408.00 ft on 03/05/1979
(5) 407.85 ft on 01/09/1998
Show More Historical Crests

Low Water Records
Zoom Level: 16
Gauge Location
Disclaimer
Latitude/Longitude Disclaimer: The gauge location shown in the above map is the approximate location based on the latitude/longitude coordinates provided to the NWS by the gauge owner.
 
Flood Impacts & Photos Collapse
If you notice any errors in the below information, please contact our Webmaster
407 MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. WATER GETS ONTO NORTH GENNESEE STREET BETWEEN DOWNTOWN UTICA AND THE THRUWAY CONNECTOR.
406 WATER GETS ONTO LELAND AND WURTZ AVENUES AND REACHES CANAL CORP BUILDING. PART OF CANAL CORP PARKING LOT FLOODED.
405 MODERATE FLOOD STAGE.
404 WATER OVERFLOWS ONTO THE WHARF AT THE UTICA CANAL TERMINAL. RIVER STREET IN ORISKANY IS ALSO FLOODED.
403 MINOR FLOOD STAGE. WATER REACHES ROADS THAT CROSS THE FLATS INCLUDING RIVER STREET IN ORISKANY.
402 WATER IS TWO FEET FROM THE TOP OF THE WALL AT THE CANAL TERMINAL.
401 ACTION STAGE.
About This Location Collapse

Latitude: 43.108611° N, Longitude: 75.222222° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 403 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
Elevation
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 0 ft 403 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Current/Historical Observations:

Resources Collapse
Hydrologic Resources Additional Resources
Collaborative Agencies Collapse
The National Weather Service prepares its forecasts and other services in collaboration with agencies like the US Geological Survey, US Bureau of Reclamation, US Army Corps of Engineers, Natural Resource Conservation Service, National Park Service, ALERT Users Group, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and many state and local emergency managers across the country. For details, please click here.
NWS Information
National Weather Service
Albany Weather Forecast Office
251 Fuller Road Suite B300
Albany, NY 12203-3650
(518) 435-9580
Ask Questions/Webmaster
Page last modified: 8-Apr-2014 8:38 AM
Disclaimer
Credits
Glossary
Privacy Policy
About Us
Career Opportunities