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LOCATION.--Lat 40°45'21", long 73°44'45" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Queens County, NY, Hydrologic Unit 02030201, on right bank just upstream from Cross Island Parkway entrance ramp, at upstream side of culvert in Alley Pond Park, about 4.0 mi northeast of Oakland Gardens.
DRAINAGE AREA.--0.68 mi².
PERIOD OF RECORD.--June 1993 to September 2006, August 2007 to April 2013 (discontinued).
REVISIONS HISTORY.--WDR-US-2008: Drainage area.
GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 5.26 ft above NGVD of 1929.
REMARKS.--Records poor. Satellite gage-height telemeter at station.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum discharge, 354 ft³/s, Oct. 19, 1996, gage height, 5.09 ft, from rating curve extended above 60 ft³/s; maximum gage height, 6.27 ft, Oct. 29, 2012, backwater from high tide; minimum discharge, 0.66 ft³/s, part or all of many days 1995-97, Mar. 27, 2003, June 17-19, 21-24, 2004, all result of regulation.

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This station managed by the NY Water Science Center Coram.

Available Parameters Available Period
2007-10-01  2013-04-30


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Summary of all available data for this site
Instantaneous-data availability statement
*** There are no data available on the Waterdata system for the time period specified,
    although data may be available in the files of the local USGS office operating the station.