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NOTICE: USGS data may be temporarlly unavailable for short periods during Woodcliff Lake dam improvements construction. The water level in the lake is being lowered for safety reasons during construction and is generally not an indication of erroneous USGS data. Dam construction is scheduled to be complete by December 31, 2015.
Elevation at top of Bascule gates is 95.00 ft.
The water temperature data for this station are temporary and will only be displayed for 120 days. Although the instrumentation is calibrated at least once/year, the temporary classification means that documented routine inspections and other quality assurance measures are not performed that would make the data acceptable for archival, retrieval, or future use in general scientific or interpretive studies.
LOCATION.-Lat 41°00'46", long 74°02'57" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Hillsdale Borough, Bergen County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030103, at Woodcliff Lake Dam on Pascack Brook, 0.7 mi north of Hillsdale, and 1.5 mi north of Westwood. |
DRAINAGE AREA.-19.4 mi2
PERIOD OF RECORD.-Lake elevation and contents, water years 1929 to current year. Annual maximum, water years 1998 to current year. Prior to October 2007, month-end elevation and contents provided by United Water New Jersey. Annual minimum, October 2007 to current year.
GAGE.-Water-stage recorder, staff gage, and crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is 0.00 ft above NGVD of 1929.
COOPERATION.-Funding for this gage is provided by New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.