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ALL DATA ARE EASTERN STANDARD TIME

USGS 01302020 BRONX RIVER AT NY BOTANICAL GARDEN AT BRONX NY

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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This station is operated in cooperation with:
   Bronx River Alliance
   City of New York Department of Parks & Recreation
   The New York Botanical Garden


LOCATION.--Lat 40°51'44.3", long 73°52'27.8" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Bronx County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02030102, on left bank at New York Botanical Garden in Bronx.
DRAINAGE AREA.--38.4 mi2, not including 12.7 mi2, from which the entire flow is diverted for municipal water supply.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--August 2006 to current year.
GAGE.--Water stage recorder. Elevation of gage is 50 ft above NGVD of 1929, from topographic map.
REMARKS.--Records fair except those for estimated daily discharges, which are poor. Entire flow, runoff from 12.7 mi2, diverted from Kensico Reservoir for water supply of City of New York and entire flow, runoff from 0.68 mi2, except for periods of spill, diverted from White Plains Reservoirs 1 and 2 for water supply of City of White Plains. Satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 3,460 ft3/s, Apr. 16, 2007, gage height, 6.05 ft; minimum discharge, 11 ft3/s, Sept. 15, 2010, gage height, 0.47 ft.
EXTREMES FOR CURRENT YEAR.--Peak discharges greater than base discharge of 900 ft3/s and maximum (*):
Date  Time  Discharge (ft3/s)  Gage height (ft)
Dec. 27   0630    1,250     3.12
Jan. 25   1630      989     2.72
Feb. 24   0530      918     2.67
Mar. 14   0215    1,320     3.26
Mar. 23   0415    1,180     3.06
Mar. 29   0800    1,110     2.91
Mar. 30   1445   *1,590    *3.61

Minimum discharge, 11 ft3/s, Sept. 15, gage height, 0.47 ft.
Derived from NY Annual Water-Data Report 2010

Peak Flow and Stage Information
This station managed by the NY Water Science Center, Coram Program Office.

Available Parameters Available Period
All 2 Available Parameters for this site
  
00065 Gage height 2014-07-25  2014-11-22
00060 Discharge 2007-10-01  2014-11-22

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Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.59   11-22-2014  18:30 EST
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 29   11-22-2014  18:30 EST
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Nov 22 based on 6 years of record more
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27 28 29 49 56 82 105