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Water-Year Summary for Site 01484540

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Available Parameters
00065 Gage height(Tid.,Tid.) [NGVD29, Discontinued]  
62620 Elevation, ocean/est, NAVD88(Tid.,Tid.)  

Water year 2021: 2021-10-01 to 2022-09-30
 

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USGS Water-Year Summary 2021
01484540 INDIAN RIVER AT ROSEDALE BEACH, DE
LOCATION - Lat 38°35'29.5", long 75°12'41.7" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Sussex County, DE, Hydrologic Unit 02040303, on left bank attached to a privately-owned fishing pier, at Seals Point, 1.9 mi west of Oak Orchard.
DRAINAGE AREA - Not determined.
SURFACE-WATER RECORDS
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 1991 to current year.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 0.00 ft above North American Vertical Datum of 1988. Prior to October 1, 2014, at datum 0.78 ft higher (0.00 ft above NGVD29).
REMARKS -
  • Water Year 2020: Records good.
  • Water Year 2019: Records good, missing data due to equipment malfunction.
  • Water Year 2018: Records good.
  • Water Years 2014-2017: Records good, missing data due to equipment malfunction.
  • Water Year 2013 and prior years' accuracy statements can be found in Annual Water Data Reports.

  • This is a tidal station. Discharge is not determined at this location. U.S. Geological Survey satellite data-collection platform at station.
    EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Storm of March 1962 reached an elevation of 6.73 ft, NGVD29 (5.95 ft, NAVD88), from floodmark.
    EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum elevation, 6.99 ft, NGVD29 (6.21 ft, NAVD88), Feb. 5, 1998; minimum elevation, -3.53 ft, NAVD88, March 15, 2017.