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USGS 01395000 Rahway River at Rahway NJ

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National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 6.0 feet.

 
gage photoLOCATION. --Lat 40°37'08", long 74°17'00" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Rahway City, Union County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030104, on left bank, 100 ft upstream from bridge on St. Georges Avenue in Rahway, and 0.9 mi upstream from Robinsons Branch, and 1.7 mi southwest of Linden.
DRAINAGE AREA. --40.9 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD. --July 1908 to April 1915 (gage heights and discharge measurements only), October 1921 to current year.
GAGE. --Water-stage recorder and concrete control. Datum of gage is 8.77 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Aug. 25, 1934, nonrecording gage at site 40 ft downstream from Church Street and 1,500 ft downstream from present site at datum 2.77 ft lower.
COOPERATION. --Funding for this gage is provided by Union County, New Jersey, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

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This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

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All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-07-26
00065 Gage height 2014-03-28  2014-07-26

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Most recent instantaneous value: 14   07-26-2014  02:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Jul 26 based on 91 years of record more
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(1981)
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Value Jul 26
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Mean Max
(1997)
0.06 5.0 12 14 26 46 880


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Most recent instantaneous value: 1.46   07-26-2014  02:15 EDT
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