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
Funding for this site is provided by:
Lat 41°01'39", long 74°15'00"
referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Oakland Borough, Bergen
County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02030103, on West Oakland Avenue Bridge at
Oakland 800 ft downstream of Interstate 287, 0.6 mi southwest of
Crystal Lake, and 1 mi southeast of Ramapo Lake.
PERIOD OF RECORD.--
October 2008 to current year.
Water-stage recorder with telemetry. Datum of gage is
200.00 ft above NAVD of 1988. Prior to October 1, 2011, published at
Ramapo River at Railroad Bridge at Oakland (station 01387908) located
1300 ft downstream at a drainage area of 145 mi2
Funding for this gage is provided by the New
Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of Dam Safety and
Records fair, except for estimated discharges, which
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--
Maximum discharge, 18,300
/s, estimated, Aug 28, 2011, gage height, 17.60 ft, from
high-water mark; minimum discharge, 11 ft3
/s, Aug 15,
Rain gage data is available from this location at this link.