STANDARD-LEADING: For the Salmon River at Brookfield Renewable Power's Lighthouse Hill Dam, Altmar, NY. The following predictions are for flows in the river just below the powerhouse unless otherwise noted.
Information about the timing of water level changes downstream of the powerhouse is included after the forecast.
STANDARD-TRAILING: Any changes to this schedule are normally made by 3:30 PM Daily. One or more flow increases may occur during this forecast period. Here is about how long it will take after a flow increase at the power plant for fast rising waters and swift currents to reach the following places downstream.. ALTMAR - 30 minutes; PINEVILLE - 1 hour and 40 minutes; RT 81 - 2 hours and 50 minutes; Blackhole - 3 hours and 30 minutes.
Site reports are also available toll-free by phone: Boaters call 1-800-452-1737 - Anglers call 1-800-452-1742 to access Waterline's Toll-Free Hotline. At the voice prompt, enter the six-digit code for the site you want.