Metadata for Cayuga Lake at Mud Lock (CAYN6)

About This Location

Latitude: 42.950000° N, Longitude: 76.733333° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 385 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
(gauge height = 0)
(gauge height = flood stage)
Elevation information source
NAVD88 Obs Elev - 1.9 ft 383.1 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Obs Elev - 1.3 ft 383.7 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Observed Elevation 385.0 ft Local reference datum is 1910 Barge Canal.

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