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Provisional data for Connecticut

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NOTICE (11/01/2017) -- Data collection at the following gages was discontinued on June 30, 2017 due to funding reductions from partner agencies. Although historic data will remain accessible, no new data will be collected unless one or more new funding partners are found. Users who can contribute funding for the non-Federal share of costs to continue operation of these streamgages should contact Timothy Sargent at the USGS New England Water Science Center - Connecticut Office (860-291-6754) or email at tcsargen@usgs.gov.
  • 01208873 Rooster River at Fairfield------------------39 yrs of record
  • 01208925 Mill River near Fairfield--------------------44 yrs of record
NOTICE (11/01/2017) -- Starting on February 01, 2018 vertical gage datum at the following locations will be referenced to North American Vertical Datum of 1988 (NAVD 88), this datum reference will replace the current vertical gage datum reference National Geodetic Vertical Datum of 1929 (NGVD 29). Users with questions about these streamgages should contact Timothy Sargent, at the USGS New England Water Science Center - Connecticut Office(860-291-6754) or email at tcsargen@usgs.gov.

Provisional Data Statement

Data are provisional and subject to revision until they have been thoroughly reviewed and received final approval.

Real-time data relayed by satellite or other telemetry are automatically screened to not display improbable values until they can be verified.

Provisional data may be inaccurate due to instrument malfunctions or physical changes at the measurement site. Subsequent review based on field inspections and measurements may result in significant revisions to the data.

Data users are cautioned to consider carefully the provisional nature of the information before using it for decisions that concern personal or public safety or the conduct of business that involves substantial monetary or operational consequences.

Information concerning the accuracy and appropriate uses of these data or concerning other hydrologic data may be obtained from the USGS.