This tide gage is operated as part
of the New Jersey Tide Telemetry System. The system is
cooperatively funded by the State of New Jersey and the
LOCATION.--Lat 40°10'52", long
74°01'49" referenced to North American Datum of 1983,
Belmar Borough, Monmouth County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030104, on
concrete jetty in Belmar Municipal Marina next to floating fuel
dock, 0.1 mi south of south end of Shark River Island, 0.3 mi
southwest of bridge carrying State Route 35 over Shark River, and
1.2 mi southwest of Shark River Inlet.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--Unpublished fragmentary gage-height
record, August 1997 to June 2000. Continuous-record tide gage, July
2000 to January 2002, September 2004 to current year.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder and crest-stage gage. Datum of
gage is at 0.00 ft NAVD of
1988. To determine approximate elevations to NGVD of
1929, add 1.20 ft.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum elevation recorded,
5.16 ft, Feb 12, 2006; minimum elevation recorded, -5.30 ft, Feb