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    USGS 01393450 Elizabeth River at Ursino Lake at Elizabeth NJ

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    Estimated flood stage for this gage is 20 feet.

     
    gage photoLOCATION. --Lat 40°40'30", long 74°13'19" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Hillside Township, Union County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030104, on left bank at Ursino Lake Dam in Elizabeth, 75 ft upstream from bridge on Trotters Lane and 3.8 mi upstream from mouth.
    DRAINAGE AREA. --16.9 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD. --October 1921 to current year.
    GAGE. --Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and two concrete weirs. The right concrete weir was lowered 5 ft on Dec. 18, 1985. Datum of gage is NGVD of 1929 (levels by Corps of Engineers). Prior to Oct. 1, 1922, nonrecording gage at site 2,800 ft downstream at datum 4.14 ft higher and Oct. 1, 1922 to May 18, 1923, at same site at datum 5.23 ft higher. May 19, 1923 to Dec. 27, 1972, at site 2,800 ft downstream at datum 5.23 ft higher and published as "Elizabeth River at Elizabeth" (station 01393500), drainage area 18.0 mi2.
    COOPERATION. --This gage is funded by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey.

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    This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

    Available Parameters Available Period
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    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-08-22
    00065 Gage height 2014-04-24  2014-08-22

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    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 12   08-22-2014  20:35 EDT
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    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 22 based on 91 years of record more
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    Value Aug 22
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    (1994)
    0.00 6.3 9.6 12 17 22 240


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 13.34   08-22-2014  20:35 EDT
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