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USGS 01396800 Spruce Run at Clinton NJ

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SURFACE-WATER RECORDS

LOCATION.--Lat 40°38'24", long 74°54'56" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Clinton Town, Hunterdon County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030105, 1,800 ft downstream from dam at Spruce Run Reservoir, 0.2 mi north of Clinton, 0.3 mi upstream from mouth, and 2.2 mi southwest of High Bridge.
DRAINAGE AREA.--41.3 mi2.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--May 1959 to current year.
REVISED RECORDS.--WDR US-2011: 1967-68(M), 1970(M), 1972-75(M), 1978-79(M), 1983-84(M), 1987(M), 1997(M), 2004-10(M).
GAGE.--Water-stage and precipitation recorder with telemetry. Concrete control since Mar 15, 1964. Datum of gage is 193.5 ft above NGVD of 1929. May to November 1959, non-recording gage; Nov 25, 1959 to Jul 23, 1961, water-stage recorder at site 1,800 ft upstream and at datum 1.41 ft lower; Jul 24, 1961 to Mar 14, 1964, water-stage recorder at site 1,500 ft upstream at datum 1.41 ft lower.
REMARKS.--Records fair, except for estimated discharges, which are poor. Flow regulated by Spruce Run Reservoir since August 1963 (station 01396790).
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 4,080 ft3/s, Apr 2, 1970, gage height, 5.17 ft; minimum discharge, 0.00 ft3/s, Aug 22, 1963, as a result of reservoir filling from August 1963 to March 1964.

WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water years 1959-71, 1973-75, 1977-91, 2005, 2007-08.
REMARKS.--Cooperative Network Site Descriptor: Trace Element Assessment (303d) special study site.
COOPERATION.--Physical measurements and samples for laboratory analyses were provided by personnel of the NJ Department of Environmental Protection.

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National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 4 ft.

Rain gage is available from this location at this link.

This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

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Temperature, water, degrees Celsius

Most recent instantaneous value: 26.9 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Discharge, cubic feet per second

Most recent instantaneous value: 16.8 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Daily discharge, cubic feet per second -- statistics for Aug 9 based on 59 water years of record more
Min
(1963)
25th
percen-
tile
Most Recent
Instantaneous
Value Aug 9
Median Mean 75th
percen-
tile
Max
(1998)
3.80 15 16.8 46 65 107 236


Gage height, feet

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.49 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Chlorophyll relative fluorescence (fChl), water, in situ, relative fluorescence units (RFU)

Most recent instantaneous value: 1.70 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Chlorophyll fluorescence (fChl), water, in situ, concentration estimated from reference material, micrograms per liter as chlorophyll

Most recent instantaneous value: 6.84 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Phycocyanin fluorescence (fPC), water, in situ, concentration estimated from reference material, micrograms per liter as phycocyanin

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.28 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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Phycocyanin relative fluorescence (fPC), water, in situ, relative fluorescence units (RFU)

Most recent instantaneous value: 0.27 08-09-2020   13:15 EDT
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