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Canandaigua Lake at Canandaigua Pool (ft)Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 7:15PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 7:30PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 7:45PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 8:00PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 8:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 8:30PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 8:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 9:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 9:15PM May 11, 2021Highest Observation: 688.8 ft at 9:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 9:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 10:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 10:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 10:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 10:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 11:00PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 11:15PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 11:30PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 11:45PM May 11, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 12:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 12:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 12:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.79 ft at 12:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 1:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 1:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.78 ft at 1:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 1:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 2:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 2:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 2:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 2:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 3:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 3:01AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 3:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 3:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 3:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 4:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 4:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 4:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 4:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 5:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 5:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 5:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 5:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 6:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 6:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 6:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 6:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 7:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 7:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 7:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 7:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.77 ft at 8:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 8:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 8:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 8:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 9:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 9:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.76 ft at 9:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 9:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 10:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 10:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 10:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 10:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 11:00AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 11:01AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 11:15AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 11:30AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 11:45AM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 12:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 12:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 12:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 12:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 1:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 1:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 1:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 1:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 2:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 2:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 2:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 2:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 3:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 3:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 3:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 4:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 7:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 9:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 9:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 9:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 9:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 10:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 10:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 10:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 10:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 11:00PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 11:15PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 11:30PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 11:45PM May 12, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 12:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 12:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 12:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 12:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 1:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 1:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 1:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 1:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 2:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 2:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 2:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 2:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 6:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 7:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 7:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 7:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 7:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 8:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 8:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 9:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 10:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 10:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 10:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 10:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 11:00AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 11:15AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 11:30AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 11:45AM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 12:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 12:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 12:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 12:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 1:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 1:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 1:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 1:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 2:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 2:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 2:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 2:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 3:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 3:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 3:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 3:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 4:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 4:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 4:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 4:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 5:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 5:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 5:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 5:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 6:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 6:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 6:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 6:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 7:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 7:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 7:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.7 ft at 7:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 8:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 9:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 10:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 10:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 10:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 10:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 11:00PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:15PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:30PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 11:45PM May 13, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 12:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 1:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 1:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 1:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 1:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:14AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 3:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 4:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 4:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 4:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 5:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 5:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 6:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 6:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 6:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 6:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.75 ft at 7:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 7:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.74 ft at 8:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 8:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 8:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 9:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 9:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 9:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 9:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 10:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 10:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 10:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.73 ft at 10:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:00AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:15AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:30AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 11:45AM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 12:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 1:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 1:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 1:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 1:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 2:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 2:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 3:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 3:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 4:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 4:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 4:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 4:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 5:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 5:15PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.72 ft at 5:30PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 5:45PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 6:00PM May 14, 2021Observed: 688.71 ft at 6:15PM May 14, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00PM May 14, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 2:00AM May 15, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00AM May 15, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 2:00PM May 15, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00PM May 15, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 2:00AM May 16, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00AM May 16, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 2:00PM May 16, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00PM May 16, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 2:00AM May 17, 2021Highest Forecast: 688.7 ft 8:00AM May 17, 2021CNDN6(plotting HPIRG) Graph Created (7:01PM May 14, 2021)ObservedForecast (issued 10:56AM May 14)Latest observed value: 688.71 ft at 6:15 PM EDT 14-May-2021. Flood Stage is 690 ft
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Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage: 692
Moderate Flood Stage: 691
Flood Stage: 690
Action Stage: 689
Low Stage (in feet): -9999

Historic Crests
(1) 692.11 ft on 06/24/1972
(2) 690.25 ft on 05/01/2011

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Recent Crests
(1) 690.25 ft on 05/01/2011
(2) 692.11 ft on 06/24/1972

(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

Low Water Records
Currently none available.
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692 Widespread flooding of lakefront property along East Lake and West Lake Roads. The city pier innundated...some flooding of commercial property on Lakeshore Drive.
691 Moderate flooding to low lying lakefront property along all shores...some structures along East Lake and West Lake Roads impacted.
690 Flood stage...Flooding begins to some low lying residential structures along the lake.
689 Elevated lake level with minor flooding of lawns and docks
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Latitude: 42.873222° N, Longitude: 77.272639° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD27

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 690 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 Not Available 690 Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  
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