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    USGS 01397000 South Branch Raritan River at Stanton NJ

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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    National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 8.0 ft.

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


    gage photo LOCATION.--Lat 40°34'20", long 74°52'05" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Franklin Township, Hunterdon County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030105, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on Stanton Station Road at Stanton Station, 0.4 mi upstream from Prescott Brook, and 1.4 mi west of Stanton.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--147 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--July 1903 to December 1906, July 1919 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods published in WSP 1302.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 125.01 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Aug. 17, 1925, nonrecording gage on downstream side of highway bridge at same site and datum. Streamflow at this station may include water-supply releases from Round Valley and Spruce Run Reservoirs. Diversions to Round Valley Reservoirs occasionally reduce flows at this gage.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for this gage is provided by the New Jersey Water Supply Authority.

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    This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-20
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-22  2014-08-20

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 230   08-20-2014  22:15 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 20 based on 96 years of record more
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    26 68 129 150. 165 230 1430


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 2.98   08-20-2014  22:15 EDT
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