Metadata for Otselic River at Whitney Point Dam (WITN6)

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Latitude: 42.350000° N, Longitude: 75.966667° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 1010 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 + 0.3 ft 1010.3 ft Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 Obs Elev + 0.8 ft 1010.8 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Observed Elevation 1010.0 ft Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

Other Real-time and/or Archive Data Sources:
Corps of Engineers (COE) Info for Whitney Point Dam
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Data and Site Info for Whitney Point Dam

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