USGS Water-Year Summary 2017
01408205 BARNEGAT BAY AT ROUTE 37 BRIDGE, NEAR BAY SHORE, NJ
LOCATION - Lat 39°56'29", long 74°04'02" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Dover Town, Ocean County, NJ, Hydrologic Unit 02040301, on Route 37 bridge, 3000 ft west of Seaside Hights, 1.2 mi northeast of Goodluck Point, and 1.4 mi east of Bay Shore. Prior to this, the gage was located under the bridge tenders office, on the east bound portion of route 37.
PERIOD OF RECORD - Continuous-record tide gage, April 2000 to current year. Prior to June 12, 2015, gage was located 0.2 mi southeast of the the Route 37 bridge and was published as 01408750 Barnegat Bay at Seaside Heights.
GAGE - Tide elevation recorder with telemetry and tidal crest-stage gage. Datum of gage is at 0.00 ft NAVD of 1988. To determine approximate elevations to NGVD of 1929 datum, add 1.01 ft.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - DISCHARGE: Maximum positive discharge (unfiltered), 74,800 ft³/s, Oct 30, 2012; maximum negative discharge (unfiltered), -182,000 ft³/s, Oct 29, 2012.
GAGE HEIGHT: Maximum gage height, 6.35 ft, Oct 30, 2012; minimum gage height, -1.97 ft, Feb 19, 2013.