Warning: Javascript must be enabled to use all the features on this page!


Page Loading - Please Wait...

Click to hideNews Bulletins
  • Try our new Mobile-friendly water data site from your mobile device!
  • Full News RSS icon
  • Click to hide state-specific text

    ALL DATA ARE AT LOCAL TIME



    USGS 01388500 Pompton River at Pompton Plains NJ

    PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

    Click to hidestation-specific text

    National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 16.0 ft.

    Forecasts for this gage are issued by the National Weather Service routinely year-round.
    Forecast information is available here.


    gage photo LOCATION.--Lat 40°58'11", long 74°16'55" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Wayne Township, Passaic County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030103, on left bank just upstream of the Passaic Valley Water Commission pumping station, 800 ft downstream of confluence of Pequannock and Ramapo Rivers, 140 ft upstream from bridge on Jackson Avenue (Pompton Plains Cross Road), and 0.7 mi east of Pompton Plains.
    DRAINAGE AREA.--355 mi2.
    PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1903 to December 1904, May 1940 to current year. Monthly discharge only for some periods, published in WSP 1302.
    GAGE.--Water-stage recorder, crest-stage gage, and concrete control. Datum of gage is 160.00 ft above NGVD of 1929. March 1903 to December 1904, nonrecording gage on main spillway of dam 2,000 ft upstream at different datum. May 1940 to September 1964 two water-stage recorders, each above a concrete dam about 2,000 ft upstream at datum 14.46 ft higher.
    COOPERATION.--Funding for this gage is provided by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the U.S. Geological Survey. During high water, operation of automatic gates in the Pompton Lakes Dam, located about 2 miles upstream of this gage, may cause significant variations in stage and flow.

    Boating Safety Tips

    This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

    Available Parameters Available Period
    All 2 Available Parameters for this site
      
    00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-09-02
    00065 Gage height 2007-10-01  2014-09-02

    Graph
    Graph w/ stats
    Graph w/o stats
    Graph w/ (up to 3) parms
    Table
    Tab-separated
    Days  (7)
     

      -- or --
    Begin date
     

    End date
     

    Summary of all available data for this site
    Instantaneous-data availability statement


    Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Most recent instantaneous value: 85   09-02-2014  12:15 EDT
    Graph of  Discharge, cubic feet per second

    Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Discharge, cubic feet per second"

    ?
     Add site numbers


    Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert      


    Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Sep 2 based on 74 years of record more
    Min
    (1904)
    25th
    percen-
    tile
    Most Recent
    Instantaneous
    Value Sep 2
    Median 75th
    percen-
    tile
    Mean Max
    (1952)
    18 64 85 89 169 211 3400


    Gage height, feet

    Most recent instantaneous value: 7.49   09-02-2014  12:15 EDT
    Graph of  Gage height, feet

    Add up to 2 more sites and replot for "Gage height, feet"

    ?
     Add site numbers


    Create presentation-quality / stand-alone graph.   Subscribe to WaterAlert