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USGS 01446995 Delaware River at US Route 22 at Phillipsburg NJ

PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION

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SURFACE-WATER RECORDS

LOCATION.--Lat 40°41'40", long 75°12'12" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Phillipsburg Town, Warren County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02040105, at the center of the downstream side of the bridge on US Route 22 between Phillipsburg, NJ and Easton, PA, 1,050 feet upstream of the Northampton Street Bridge, and 0.4 mi upstream of Lehigh River.
DRAINAGE AREA.--4,717 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--Continuous-record gage-height station, October 2006 to current year.
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WDR US-2009: 1955(M).
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder with telemetry. Datum of gage is about 154.84 ft above NAVD of 1988.
REMARKS.--Previous flood readings were taken by bridge guards at the Northampton Street Bridge 1,050 ft downstream and published as station 01447000. Stage may be affected by variable-stage backwater from the confluence with the Lehigh River 0.4 mi downstream of gage. Annual peak data can be obtained by selecting Peak streamflow from the 'Available data for this site' drop-down menu above or by using this link.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum gage height, 37.09 ft, Jun 29, 2006.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD.--The flood of Aug 19, 1955 reached a gage height of about 44.4 ft (from high-water mark).

Peak Flood Chart

Gage Photo

National Weather Service flood stage for this gage is 22.0 ft.

Forecasts for this gage are issued by the National Weather Service routinely year-round.
Forecast information is available here.

This station managed by the New Jersey Water Science Center.

Available Parameters Available Period
  
2007-10-01  2022-01-23







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Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
Gage height, feet
TIMEJan 22Jan 23
00:00 EST2.27P  2.20P  
00:15 EST2.20P  2.16P  
00:30 EST2.20P  2.14P  
00:45 EST2.14P  2.14P  
01:00 EST2.16P  2.14P  
01:15 EST2.15P  2.14P  
01:30 EST2.14P  2.10P  
01:45 EST2.13P   
02:00 EST2.09P   
02:15 EST2.11P   
02:30 EST2.12P   
02:45 EST2.09P   
03:00 EST2.09P   
03:15 EST2.10P   
03:30 EST2.09P   
03:45 EST2.09P   
04:00 EST2.05P   
04:15 EST2.02P   
04:30 EST2.07P   
04:45 EST2.05P   
05:00 EST2.03P   
05:15 EST2.04P   
05:30 EST1.98P   
05:45 EST2.01P   
06:00 EST2.04P   
06:15 EST1.98P   
06:30 EST2.03P   
06:45 EST2.04P   
07:00 EST2.02P   
07:15 EST2.01P   
07:30 EST1.94P   
07:45 EST1.97P   
08:00 EST1.99P   
08:15 EST1.96P   
08:30 EST1.98P   
08:45 EST1.92P   
09:00 EST1.94P   
09:15 EST1.94P   
09:30 EST1.88P   
09:45 EST1.95P   
10:00 EST1.96P   
10:15 EST1.88P   
10:30 EST1.92P   
10:45 EST1.90P   
11:00 EST1.89P   
11:15 EST1.94P   
11:30 EST1.94P   
11:45 EST1.92P   
12:00 EST1.96P   
12:15 EST1.94P   
12:30 EST1.93P   
12:45 EST1.93P   
13:00 EST1.90P   
13:15 EST1.89P   
13:30 EST1.89P   
13:45 EST1.90P   
14:00 EST1.91P   
14:15 EST1.92P   
14:30 EST1.95P   
14:45 EST1.94P   
15:00 EST1.98P   
15:15 EST1.97P   
15:30 EST2.00P   
15:45 EST2.03P   
16:00 EST1.98P   
16:15 EST2.00P   
16:30 EST2.03P   
16:45 EST2.07P   
17:00 EST2.02P   
17:15 EST2.03P   
17:30 EST2.04P   
17:45 EST2.05P   
18:00 EST2.09P   
18:15 EST2.09P   
18:30 EST2.09P   
18:45 EST2.10P   
19:00 EST2.12P   
19:15 EST2.16P   
19:30 EST2.13P   
19:45 EST2.13P   
20:00 EST2.19P   
20:15 EST2.15P   
20:30 EST2.18P   
20:45 EST2.23P   
21:00 EST2.22P   
21:15 EST2.16P   
21:30 EST2.21P   
21:45 EST2.20P   
22:00 EST2.20P   
22:15 EST2.17P   
22:30 EST2.21P   
22:45 EST2.20P   
23:00 EST2.21P   
23:15 EST2.20P   
23:30 EST2.19P   
23:45 EST2.17P   
COUNT967
MAX2.272.20
MIN1.882.10

Explanation
  P  Provisional data subject to revision.