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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Lat 40°57'19", long 74°05'59"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Fair Lawn Borough, Bergen
County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030103, 100 ft downstream of Hohokus
Brook, 0.7 mi upstream of bridge on Dunkerhook Road, and 2.6 mi
northwest of Paramus.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Miscellaneous measurements, water year 2011.
Continuous-record discharge station, October 2012 to current
Revisions made prior to water year 2014
available from Water Data Reports (WDR) listed as follows: WYS US-2015:
2013(M), 2014(P). On Sept 10, 2019, discharge above 580 ft³/s for
the period Oct 1, 2012 to Jan 17, 2015, was revised based on changes to
the stage-discharge rating.
Water-stage recorder with telemetry, crest-stage gage,
and concrete control. Datum of gage is 50 ft above NGVD of 1929 (from
Records fair, except for estimated discharges, which
are poor. Diurnal fluctuations at low flow probably due to patterns of
sewage effluent entering river upstream. The flow past this station may
be affected by pumpage from wells by United Water New Jersey and
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 2,730 ft³/s,
April 16, 2018, gage height, 5.65 ft; minimum discharge, 8.9 ft³/s,
Sept 11, 2016.