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 analysis.
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Lat 39°39'32", long 75°04'03" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Clayton Borough, Gloucester County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02040206, on right bank 30 ft downstream from bridge on Academy Road (County Route 610), 0.9 mi west of Fries Mill, 1.3 mi east of Clayton, and 1.4 mi downstream from Beaverdam Branch.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Occasional low-flow measurements, water years 1966, 1976-84, 1987. February 1988 to current year.
WDR US-2009: 2007(M,P).
Water-stage recorder with telemetry. Datum of gage is 100.94 ft above NGVD of 1929.
Records good, except for estimated discharges, which are fair. Occasional regulation from unknown sources.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 627 ft3
/s, Aug 28, 2011, gage height, 6.71 ft; minimum discharge, 0.20 ft3
/s, Jul 23, 2008.
Peak Flood Chart
NOTICE: This gaging station will be discontinued on September 30, 2016 due to lack of funding.