During winter months, cold and ice may
result in inaccurate real-time gage height and streamflow data.
Adjustments or deletions of this data can only be done after detailed
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39°58'12", long 74°41'04" referenced to North
American Datum of 1983, Pemberton Borough, Burlington County, NJ,
Hydrologic Unit 02040202, on right bank at downstream side of bridge on
Hanover Street (County Route 616) in Pemberton, 1,000 ft south of
intersection of Hanover Street and Elizabeth Street in Pemberton, and
12 mi upstream from confluence with South Branch Rancocas Creek.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
September 1921 to current year.
WSP 1302: 1922-23. WSP 1382: 1933. WDR
NJ-82-2: Drainage area. WDR NJ-05-01: 2004(M).
Water-stage recorder with telemetry above concrete dams.
Datum of gage is 31.19 ft above NGVD of 1929. Prior to Jun 9, 1923,
non-recording gage. Jun 9, 1923 to Aug 9, 1951, water-stage recorder at
site 600 ft downstream at datum 6.54 ft lower.
Records fair, except for estimated discharges, which
are poor. Flow regulated occasionally by cranberry bogs and ponds above
station. Water diverted for water supply upstream from gage.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 2,400
/s, Aug 29, 2011, gage height, 4.91 ft; minimum
discharge, 9.0 ft3
/s, Sep 29, 1932.
PERIOD OF RECORD1.--
1923-25, 1958, 1960-71, 1974-97,
2000-01, 2005, 2007-08.
1 Water-Quality Records
National Weather Service flood stage for this
gage is 2.5 ft.
Forecasts for this gage are issued by the National Weather Service
Forecast information is available here.