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USGS 01382500 Pequannock River at Macopin Intake Dam NJ


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National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 5.5 ft.

Forecasts for this gage are issued by the National Weather Service routinely year-round.
Forecast information is available here.

Verified water-temperature data are available April through September. Data between October and March are only provisional.

gage photo LOCATION.--Lat 41°01'06", long 74°24'04" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, West Milford Township, Passaic County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030103, on left bank 15 ft downstream from culvert at crossover between northbound and southbound lanes on State Route 23, 1,000 ft downstream from abandoned Macopin Intake Dam, 0.6 mi downstream from Macopin River, and 2.8 mi northwest of Butler.
DRAINAGE AREA.--63.7 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--January 1898 to March 1990, September 1992 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1302. Records for January 1892 to December 1897, published in WSP 541, have been found to be unreliable therefore should not be used.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 549.17 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to May 22, 1970, at site just upstream from Macopin Intake Dam, at datum 36.35 ft higher. May 22, 1970 to March 5, 1990, at site just upstream from Macopin Intake Dam, at datum 20.83 ft higher.
COOPERATION.--Funding is provided by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

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All 3 Available Parameters for this site
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-28
00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-07-28
00010 Temperature, water 2009-07-29  2014-07-28

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Most recent instantaneous value: 5.7   07-28-2014  13:20 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 28 based on 87 years of record more
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0.00 0.00 1.1 5.7 7.3 19 783

Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.98   07-28-2014  13:20 EDT
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