The Winooski River (formerly the Onion River) is a tributary of Lake Champlain, approximately 90 miles (145 km) long, in the northern half of Vermont. Although not Vermont's longest river, it is one of the state's most significant, forming a major valley way from Lake Champlain through the Green Mountains towards (although not connecting in drainage to) the Connecticut River valley. The river drains an area of the northern Green Mountains between Vermont's capital of Montpelier and its largest city, Burlington. It rises in the town of Cabot in Washington County, and then flows southwest to Montpelier, passing through the ... Source: Wikipedia
Maximum discharge on the river today is recorded at the Winooski River Near Essex Junction with a streamflow rate of 4,030 cfs. However, the deepest point on the river is located at the Winooski River At Montpelier reporting a gauge stage of 5.39 ft. This river is monitored from 2 different streamgauging stations along the Winooski River, the first of which is perched at an elevation of 510 ft, the Winooski River At Montpelier .
|Location||Streamflow||River Stage||Air Temp||Elevation|
Winooski River At Montpelier
|1390 cfs||5.39 ft|
Winooski River Near Essex Junction
|4030 cfs||4.67 ft|