First Lake At Old Forge Ny
June 9 2023
1,706 ft0% today
100% of Normal • Normal
Water lake or reservoir water surface elevation above navd 1988, ft levels at First Lake At Old Forge Ny are currently 1,706 ft, about 100% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 1,706.94ft.
Maximum recorded Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NAVD 1988, ft since record keeping began in 2019 was 2021-08-20 when levels reached 1,707.57 ft. Lowest recorded Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NAVD 1988, ft was 2020-02-25 when levels receded to 1,702.8 ft.
First Lake is a popular recreational destination located in Old Forge, New York. The lake was formed by the construction of a dam on the Moose River in the early 1900s. It has a surface area of approximately 377 acres and a maximum depth of 40 feet. The hydrology of the lake is primarily fed by surface flow from the Moose River and snowpack during the winter months. The lake is used for a variety of recreational activities such as boating, fishing, and swimming. There are also several agricultural uses in the surrounding area including dairy farming and hay production. The lake is part of the Adirondack Park, which is a protected area in New York State that provides a habitat for a variety of wildlife species.
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